Tagged With Identity Theft

I lost $2,500 in an identity theft phone scam. Here are 9 red flags I missed.

9 simple ways to protect your data that don't take much time, but could have huge security benefits

Hoax alert: The latest spammy viral Facebook post warns users about account 'cloning'

Hackers stole millions of Facebook users’ personal data — here’s why you should be worried

Here are all the types of personal info hackers stole from 29 million Facebook users, and why it's so frightening

9 things you should never keep in your purse

The IRS isn't calling you — it's a scam, and here's what to do if it happens to you

Identity thieves are running the same scams this tax season -- with a new twist

Tax scams are on the rise --  here's which states are most and least at risk for identity theft

Freezing your credit after the Equifax breach won't prevent the most common type of identity theft -- here's what will

The Equifax breach of up to 143 million accounts exposed the 'crown jewels' for fraudsters

The Equifax breach may have exposed 143 million people's Social Security numbers -- here's what to do if your identity is at risk

This Australian journalist just had her mobile phone hijacked by hackers and her telco couldn't do anything about it

Hackers can now steal your fingerprints from photos

This website will share your personal information with anyone -- here's how to stop it

Symantec just bought an identity theft protection company with a checkered past

This is how you're compromising your identity on Facebook

Identity theft affected 13 million people in the US last year -- here's how to keep yourself safe

There's a glaring security problem with those new credit card chips

This is how you're compromising your identity on Facebook