Dealing with e-mail fraud

This statistic shows the results of a survey regarding fraudulent e-mail and what people do with them once received. According to this 2010 survey, 11 percent report a questionable e-mail to their ISP/ESP.

What do you do with e-mails you consider to be fraudulent?

Share of respondents
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Release date

March 2010



Survey time period

January 2010

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

People who own at least one email address

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

This question was asked in the survey in the following wording: "When you receive email that you suspect to be fraudulent, what do you typically do?"

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