Research Topic : The vulnerability to Online Scamming in contemporary Tongan society
Brief: This research is to investigate the understanding and knowledge of the Tongan people about internet Online Scamming. There are concerns about the fast-growth of cybercrime and the people of the Pacific islands are affected by these global issues. Tongans have to defend themselves from Online Scammers who are trying to take their own right to the Internet and steal their confidential information that may lead to other serious problems. This research study will take place in Tonga, and will focus on the cultural dimensions of internet use. The results of this research will help to develop sustainable strategies in Tongan society to mitigate risks associated with this international issue. This study project is an opportunity to ring the bell so that the people of Tonga get ready into preparing for the global issue of cybercrime.