The security of personal data is now firmly entrenched in the public consciousness.

We’ve all received phishing emails while people are increasingly wary of how their online presence can endanger their finances as well as mental and emotional health.

Crime is evolving as rapid changes in technology force scammers to change their tactics. So how can the public keep up?

The infographic below from internet security provider DigiCert shows how individuals and businesses alike have been targeted via technology for decades, from money transfer scams in the 1980s to the current-day targeting of gamers.

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