There is a huge amount of disclosure whenever we use the internet. We give out our name and addresses to online shopping sites, emails for subscriptions, age and gender for competitions - the list goes on and on!
We no longer have to drop by a friend's house to share music and photos. Instead, online file sharing has taken the reigns, with a vast array and types of files available at just the click of a button.
Todays cyber criminals are certainly becoming more creative in their attempts to access and pinch your sensitive information. Cunning criminals come up with all kinds of innovative and devious plans, and their efforts aren't going unrewarded.