Cybercrime and online scams

Learn about common cybercrimes and online scams, and how to avoid becoming a victim.

Cybercrime is any type of crime that involves a computer, network or online device.

Online scams include any use of the internet to steal someone else’s personal information.  

Common cybercrimes and online scams 

Australians are targeted by cybercrimes and online scams every day. 

There are many things you can do to protect your devices and personal information, and reduce your chance of becoming a victim. 

For more detail about the latest cybercrimes, visit the Scamwatch website