Grinches, Scrooges, and Supply Chains:

How to Safely Navigate Online Shopping at the Holidays in 2021

This holiday shopping season will be a big one. Deloitte forecasts retail sales to increase between 7% and 9%, and ICSC's Annual Holiday Shopping Intentions Survey predicts an 8.9% increase, with each customer spending an average of $637. Adobe expects 17% of the entire season's sales to come during Cyber Week or Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday.

However, hackers, scammers, and all-around malicious actors come on the heels of peak online sales. They're looking to thwart good-intentioned consumers on the hunt for the perfect gift by infringing on known brands to phish for sensitive data and deliver malware. However, shoppers can protect themselves by being aware of their digital surroundings and vigilant of threat actor techniques.

Download our consumer guide for digital shopping to understand the factors contributing to the e-commerce threat landscape this holiday shopping season and how to identify and avoid online threats.

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