November 15, 2021

11.48% customers victim of online shopping scams in 2020

The number was previously 7.44% in 2019

More than 11.48% customers of the e-commerce sector were deceived last year from various e-commerce and Facebook commerce (f-commerce) websites.

The number was previously 7.44% in 2019.

The information was revealed in the annual research report of Cyber Crime Awareness Foundation (CCA Foundation), a volunteer cyber security awareness organization, titled “Cyber Crime Trend in Bangladesh 2020” which was published on Friday.

The report said that cybercrime also increased in line with the surge in use of IT in the country during the Covid-19 pandemic.

With the help of IT, people are buying their daily necessities at home. But some unscrupulous entrepreneurs running their outfits based only on Facebook are taking advantage of it, the report also said.

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