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Watch out for this 'large scale' coronavirus unemployment fraud scam
The Federal Trade Commission has warned the public over this fraud scam that is going around.
Hackers finding innovative ways to commit identity theft
Cybercriminals are getting creative in their techniques to commit identity theft.
Javelin Strategy: New identity fraud victim every two seconds in 2014
There was a new identity fraud victim in the United States every two seconds in 2014, according to Javelin Strategy & Research.
Study: Medical identity theft increased 22 percent in 2014
Medical identity theft cases increased 22 percent in 2014, up to 2.3 million, and will continue to rise.
Revenge porn king, Hunter Moore, pleads guilty to hacking charges
Hunter Moore, revenge porn mastermind of Isanyoneup.com, pleads guilty.
Cybercriminals want to compromise your identity, steal personal data
Cybercriminals are shifting their tactics, and want to steal your entire identity, and not just payment information.
Identity theft racks up significant emotional toll on victims
There is a significant emotional toll suffered by identity theft victims, new survey finds.
17 people arrested in identity theft ring trying to defraud IRS of $2M
An organized tax fraud ring was broken up with 19 people arrested in Florida, DOJ recently said.
Major initiatives underway to educate consumers, police about fraud
The past couple of years have proven to be years that cannot be forgotten, with cybersecurity and data breaches grabbing international headlines.
MasterCard rolling out new credit card with fingerprint sensor in 2015
MasterCard is rolling out a new credit card with a fingerprint sensor, opening up the door to contactless payments.
Experian: Fraud, identity theft are problems that need to be addressed
Consumers and retailers need to be more aware of online fraud, identity theft, cyber threats - especially the companies holding our personal information.
Time for companies to be held responsible for mass data breaches
Is it time to hold companies responsible if they fail to keep customer data secure and safer from potential security breaches?
UPMC faces class-action lawsuit seeking monetary compensation
UPMC and a private sector human resources software company are facing a class-action lawsuit stemming from the UPMC data breach.
Suspect arrested in Texas reportedly not linked to Target breach
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.
Eight people charged with identity theft, using AT&T customer files
The US DoJ charges eight involved in an identity theft ring, as the federal government cracks down on thieves.
Experian duped into handing over customer records to identity thief
Look out! Experian data breach hits up to 200 million users.
FTC: Identity theft was top consumer complaint in 2013
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.
Sony Offer Identity Protection For Online Clients
Identity theft protection for PSN & Qrocity users.
Network Solution security breach affects over 500k
Transactions sent offsite to malicous server.
FAA hacked, Looses 45,000 workers personal data
No mission critical servers affected.
Chrome in last place for Password Security
Ties with Safari.