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We found 19 items for the tag: identity theft

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Javelin Strategy: New identity fraud victim every two seconds in 2014

Mar 4, 2015 10:00 pm

There was a new identity fraud victim in the United States every two seconds in 2014, according to Javelin Strategy & Research

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Study: Medical identity theft increased 22 percent in 2014

Feb 24, 2015 10:20 am

Medical identity theft cases increased 22 percent in 2014, up to 2.3 million, and will continue to rise

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Revenge porn king, Hunter Moore, pleads guilty to hacking charges

Feb 22, 2015 6:35 pm

Hunter Moore, revenge porn mastermind of Isanyoneup.com, pleads guilty

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Cybercriminals want to compromise your identity, steal personal data

Feb 12, 2015 10:20 pm

Cybercriminals are shifting their tactics, and want to steal your entire identity, and not just payment information

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Identity theft racks up significant emotional toll on victims

Nov 24, 2014 6:12 pm

There is a significant emotional toll suffered by identity theft victims, new survey finds

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17 people arrested in identity theft ring trying to defraud IRS of $2M

Nov 19, 2014 10:30 am

An organized tax fraud ring was broken up with 19 people arrested in Florida, DOJ recently said

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Major initiatives underway to educate consumers, police about fraud

Oct 31, 2014 9:00 pm

The past couple of years have proven to be years that cannot be forgotten, with cybersecurity and data breaches grabbing international headlines

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MasterCard rolling out new credit card with fingerprint sensor in 2015

Oct 17, 2014 8:40 pm

MasterCard is rolling out a new credit card with a fingerprint sensor, opening up the door to contactless payments

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Experian: Fraud, identity theft are problems that need to be addressed

Oct 14, 2014 2:30 pm

Consumers and retailers need to be more aware of online fraud, identity theft, cyber threats - especially the companies holding our personal information

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Time for companies to be held responsible for mass data breaches

Jun 2, 2014 11:23 pm

Is it time to hold companies responsible if they fail to keep customer data secure and safer from potential security breaches?

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UPMC faces class-action lawsuit seeking monetary compensation

May 11, 2014 4:46 am

UPMC and a private sector human resources software company are facing a class-action lawsuit stemming from the UPMC data breach

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Suspect arrested in Texas reportedly not linked to Target breach

May 9, 2014 10:11 pm

A suspect in the Target breach was a street-level arrest and might not be related to the massive data theft that took place late last year

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Eight people charged with identity theft, using AT&T customer files

Apr 7, 2014 10:19 pm

The US DoJ charges eight involved in an identity theft ring, as the federal government cracks down on thieves

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Experian duped into handing over customer records to identity thief

Mar 12, 2014 10:25 pm

Look out! Experian data breach hits up to 200 million users

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FTC: Identity theft was top consumer complaint in 2013

Mar 3, 2014 4:23 am

The FTC found that identity theft was the most common consumer complaint in 2013, and that likely will be at the top of the list this year as well

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Sony Offer Identity Protection For Online Clients

May 27, 2011 2:41 am

Identity theft protection for PSN & Qrocity users

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Network Solution security breach affects over 500k

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Network Solution security breach affects over 500k

Jul 28, 2009 3:05 am

Transactions sent offsite to malicous server

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FAA hacked, Looses 45,000 workers personal data

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FAA hacked, Looses 45,000 workers personal data

Feb 10, 2009 5:36 pm

No mission critical servers affected

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Chrome in last place for Password Security

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Chrome in last place for Password Security

Dec 15, 2008 2:35 pm

Ties with Safari

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