Online crime group logs millionth complaint

Monday, 18 June 2007, 12:05 AM EST

Online consumers in the U.S. have had a million things to complain about. Literally. The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) says that it received its one millionth complaint earlier this week.

Launched seven years ago as a clearing house for reports of online fraud, the IC3 is jointly run by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the National White Collar Crime Center. It passes on information to law enforcement agencies, and keeps track of trends in cybercrime.

At Computerworld.

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