FBI sees surge in online shopping scams, FTC says most reports ever

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) today warned of an increased number of reports coming from victims of online shopping scams.

The public service announcement, published on the agency’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3), says that the scam victims report that they found the scammers’ websites either via direct searches on popular web search engines or through social media ads.

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Source: Bleeping Computer