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Cybersecurity was missing in action on Election Day

In the run-up to the recent election, there were many discussions of issues like the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), immigration, the Ebola virus and the Keystone XL pipeline, just to name a few. 87 more words

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Heard about this one yet? Phishing email from your Boss

Hello all- I wanted to give you a quick heads up on yet another trend in phishing. We received this email at ID Experts late last week but I have since learned that a number of people have received similar emails across the country. 109 more words

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7 Holiday Shopping Safety Tips for Online Shoppers

Are you among the 70 percent of Americans that plan to shop online this holiday season? Online shopping is generally safe; however, there are opportunities for… 340 more words

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Consumer horror stories abound in new ID-theft report

Wealthy or minimum wage, whether a baby or baby boomer, the “Aftermath Survey” by the Identity Theft Resource Center reveals you’re an ID-theft target.

That’s just the beginning of what I gathered Wednesday at Google’s Washington, D.C., headquarters where the survey was presented before its international release. 29 more words

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Don't Let Online Shopping Frustrate You, Check Out Our Tips

You should consider searching for valid coupon codes when you are online shopping. Many e-commerce sites offer promotions that can be found by searching. Just type “promo code” along with the retailer’s name, and see what pops up. 1,519 more words

Man Sentenced in $180,000 Identity Theft Scheme

BALTIMORE — An Owings Mills man has been sentenced to 42 months in prison for bank fraud and aggravated identity theft.

Twenty-five-year-old Darrick Jerome Greer was also ordered to pay more than $180,000 in restitution at sentencing Friday in federal court in Baltimore… 90 more words

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Man Sentenced In $180,000 Identity Theft Scheme

BALTIMORE (AP) — An Owings Mills man has been sentenced to 42 months in prison for bank fraud and aggravated identity theft.

Twenty-five-year-old Darrick Jerome Greer was also ordered to pay more than $180,000 in restitution at sentencing Friday in federal court in Baltimore… 41 more words

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