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