17 April 2014

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

This Earth Day Clean Your Device Before You Recycle It

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One man’s trash is another man’s new identity? Yes, because that “junk mail” you toss in the garbage contains valuable data about yourself. A crook bent on identity theft can potentially have a field day with your discarded pre-approved credit card applications, bank statements, etc. Using a paper shredder before throwing out letters and document...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Data Security Legislation is inevitable

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A law(s) for data breaching is around the corner. And the time is right, what with the scads of data breaches involving major retailers lately. Details of customers’ addresses, phone numbers, credit cards and other sensitive information have ended up in the hands of hackers. We’re talking many tens of millions of affected consumers. Despite t...

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Protecting Your Business's Data From Organized Crime

15 April 2014  |  686 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Organized crime rings are using brains, not brawn, to target small businesses and steal critical data. Protect your business by putting these 11 security measures into place. Organized crime has a...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Beware of the One Ring Scam

09 April 2014  |  640 views  |  1  |  Recommends 0

“The Ring” means more than just a dead girl crawling out of a well; it can also mean the one ring that you get on your cell phone that’s designed to get you to call back to find out who the caller was...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Workplace Violence 12 Signs Of A Dangerous Person

08 April 2014  |  474 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Workplace violence is something everyone needs to be educated about. Know the warning signs to protect yourself and your employees. The Navy Yard shootings were a harsh reminder that, while studie...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Credit Card Fraud Security Bleak

07 April 2014  |  826 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

The U.S. is no Superpower when it comes to card payments: the card hacking headquarters of the world. Don’t count on credit card fraud going away too soon. After all, Americans practically sleep, eat...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

How To Stop Criminal Hackers In Their Tracks

01 April 2014  |  941 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Do you offer free WiFi? Put these three safeguards in place to protect your customers and your business. On a recent trip from Boston to New York on an Acela Express train, I was writing blogs and...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Data Breach Notification Bill goes to the House

25 March 2014  |  819 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

H.B. 224, a newly introduced data breach notification bill for New Mexico, would mandate that organizations notify breached individuals within 10 days of breach discovery (unencrypted credit card data...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

7 Social Media Security Tips To Protect Your Business

24 March 2014  |  2075 views  |  1  |  Recommends 0

Your employee's online life could open your business to some serious dangers. Many small businesses recognize the benefits of having a social media presence for customer service and long-term mark...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Ransomware demands Dollars for Data

21 March 2014  |  850 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

“Ransomware” is what holds data hostage by invading one’s computer when the user clicks on a malicious link in an e-mail or downloads an infected attachment. Visiting a fraudulent web site can also tr...

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