Aussies are ripped off $33billion a year by callous online scammers – as Labor pledges major crackdown on online thieves
- Australians were conned out of $33billion by online scammers last year alone
- Cyber Security Centre revealed scams doubled in 2020 then again in 2021
- Labor has vowed a crackdown and will set up a National Anti-Scam Centre
Australians have been conned out of $33billion a year in online scams prompting the Labor government to promise a major crackdown on the ‘scamdemic’.
Government lead agency The Cyber Security Centre has revealed scams more than doubled in 2020 before doubling again in 2021.
The massive spike has…