Most common online identity threats 2015

Online identity threats experienced by internet users worldwide as of June 2015

Most common online identity threats 2015 This statistic shows the online identity threats experienced by internet users worldwide as of June 2015. During the survey period, 25 percent of respondents said that they had received anonymous or unsolicited e-mails or social network messages with suspicious attachments or links.
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Online identity threats experienced by internet users worldwide as of June 2015

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Share of respondents
Receiving anonymous/unsolicited e-mail or social network messages with suspicious attachments/links25%
Receiving a suspicious e-mail claiming to be from a social network asking to send a password etc.14%
Being redirected to a suspicious web page asking to enter social media/e-mail/game credentials11%
Any identity threat36%
Share of respondents
Receiving anonymous/unsolicited e-mail or social network messages with suspicious attachments/links25%
Receiving a suspicious e-mail claiming to be from a social network asking to send a password etc.14%
Being redirected to a suspicious web page asking to enter social media/e-mail/game credentials11%
Any identity threat36%
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This statistic shows the online identity threats experienced by internet users worldwide as of June 2015. During the survey period, 25 percent of respondents said that they had received anonymous or unsolicited e-mails or social network messages with suspicious attachments or links.
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