Alaska

- #1 Most damaging crime type: BEC/EAC monetary loss

--- Total monetary loss: $2,770,348

--- Victim count: 75

--- Average loss per victim: $36,938

- #2 Most damaging crime type: Confidence Fraud/Romance monetary loss

--- Total monetary loss: $1,672,178

--- Victim count: 92

--- Average loss per victim: $18,176

- #3 Most damaging crime type: Tech Support monetary loss

--- Total monetary loss: $532,111

--- Victim count: 62

--- Average loss per victim: $8,582

In Alaska, business email compromise or email address compromise (BEC/EAC) is as big a problem as it is everywhere. In this attack, users are often phished using compromised links. Once they click or even share passwords, hackers are able to take over their accounts.

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