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Privacy makes Politics

New York governor, Andrew Cuomo promises new Cyber Security measures in 2017.

No surprise, once identity theft, is the 8th highest fear of an average American. 164 more words

Digital images become perfect tool for biometric hacking

In 2014, a hacker made news when he was able to use electronic images of Germany’s Defense Minister to recreate a thumbprint and accurate retinal image that could be used to hack biometric authentication. 334 more words

Religion

Cops: Orlando Identity Thieves Ran $20K On Credit Cards In Gurnee

CHICAGO (CBS) — Three Orlando residents were charged with identity theft after flying to Chicago and allegedly committing about $20,000 in credit card fraud in north suburban Gurnee. 142 more words

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Honolulu man sentenced for fraudulent tax return scheme

Richard Lee Derrick Jr., 52, of Honolulu was sentenced on Jan. 10 to 24 months in federal prison for aggravated identity theft.

According to court documents, Derrick engaged in a scheme by which he filed numerous fraudulent federal and state income tax returns using the personal information of others. 170 more words

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Avoid These Online Scams

Keep your bank account safe online
Once you begin experiencing the time savings and convenience of banking online, it may become hard to remember how you ever lived without it. 647 more words

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