30 August 2014

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Family Identity Theft is Ugly

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Identity theft isn’t just the stuff of exciting movie and TV dramas; this happens in real life—and often. In fact, that Target breach that made headlines, Neiman Marcus, those 1. 2 Billion records the Russian cyber gang hacked: all identity theft. In 2012, according to one research firm, 12.6 million people in the U.S. alone were victims of ID ...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Best Way to Destroy a Computer Virus

27 August 2014  |  644 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Computer viruses are here to stay, which means users need to know the best way to eradicate them the moment they attack. Like disease viruses, computer viruses evolve and get “smarter.” The many different kinds of computer viruses (such as worms, Trojans, spyware) are called malware: malicious software. In general, security software comes wit...

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How to tell if your Computer has a Virus

25 August 2014  |  874 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Your computer probably has a virus if you can answer “Yes” to any of the questions below: Is your computer running quite slowly? A virus often causes a computer to run slowly. But realize that th...

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The Role of Antivirus Software

16 August 2014  |  1810 views  |  2  |  Recommends 0

The purpose of antivirus (AV) software is to detect, neutralize or eradicate malware (malicious software). AV software not only will identify and destroy the computer virus, but it’s also designed to...

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Make Information Security a Priority

29 July 2014  |  760 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Just about everyone has private information that should be protected. Let’s begin with something you’ve surely heard of: antivirus protection. But this isn’t enough to guard your personal data. A ...

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Phishing Alert: 8 Tips to protect yourself from Attacks

17 July 2014  |  1069 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

It’s as easy for hackers to phish out your personal data as it is to sit in a canoe on a still pond, cast the bait and wait for the fish to bite. So many people fail to learn about phishing scams,...

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Everything you need to know about a Credit Freeze

15 July 2014  |  475 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

A credit freeze locks down your credit report so lenders can’t see your scores, making your credit/SSN useless to them because they don't know their risk level. If thieves get ahold of your ID, t...

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Data Brokers: Walking the Tightrope

10 June 2014  |  671 views  |  0  |  Recommends 1

Never mind the government nosing in on your business; there’s a much bigger snooper out there that’s mining to your personal data: thousands of companies whose names you may not even know. These “...

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How to safely and securely recycles Devices

21 May 2014  |  1197 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Don’t just throw out your old devices; take measures to protect your personal information. Back Up Before ridding your device, back up everything on it—everything. Use an automated PC service and...

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10 unbelievable Identity Theft Cases

30 April 2014  |  929 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Here’s a countdown to the most incredible identity theft cases recorded, compiled by guyism.com. Dr. Gerald Barnes Gerald Barnbaum lost his pharmacist license after committing Medicaid fraud. He ...

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