31 October 2014

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

What is Criminal Identity Theft?

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Identity theft gets all kinds of buzz in the news. It’s not hard to see why—in 2012, over 16.6 million Americans were victims of identity theft. What most people don’t know is that identity theft is much more than just stealing your credit card number. In other posts, I discussed how thieves use your identity to get free healthcare or your child’...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Steps to Manage a secure online backup

29 October 2014  |  626 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Cyber storage does not always = secure backup. Users of cloud storage have many potential tools at hand to beef up security. And just because cloud services have some loopholes doesn’t mean you should just throw in the towel, as the saying goes, and figure “What’s the point?”. Here are some ways to beef up cloud storage security and manage your o...

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5 ways Criminals hack your PC

25 October 2014  |  1155 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Hackers are hell-bent on busting into the network of their targets. They are persistent—never giving up. When you build your defense against cyber criminals, it must be done with the idea that they WI...

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3 Stupid Simple Tips to protect your Identity

22 October 2014  |  775 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

For anyone who goes online, it’s impossible to hack-proof yourself, but not impossible to make a hacker’s job extremely difficult. Here are three things to almost hack-proof yourself. Two-factor a...

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6 Ways to prevent Social Engineering Attacks

14 October 2014  |  643 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Hacking isn’t just about weak passwords and single-factor authentication. A lot of it occurs because people can be so easily tricked into giving up personal information: the craft of social engineerin...

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7 ways to prevent Data Theft when traveling

10 October 2014  |  638 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

The threat of data theft follows travelers; there’s never a vacation from hackers. So what should the traveler do? Anticipate snooping by hackers. This way, you can prepare for the worst. If you...

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PC Hard Drive Maintenance 101

07 October 2014  |  1293 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Keeping your hard drive in tip-top shape is key to a well-running computer. A crashed hard drive means smacking a big wet-one goodbye to all of your data. Eliminate Unnecessary Data De-clutter ...

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8 Tips to Credit Card Security

03 October 2014  |  2259 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Despite the fact that tens of millions of consumers were hit by the numerous big breaches, and tens of millions more by less sensationalized breaches, you can still take the reins and yield some prote...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Identity proofing proves who You are

16 September 2014  |  1666 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Identity proofing is proof of whom you are. Proving one’s identity starts with that person answering questions that only they themselves can answer (even if the answers are fictitious), such as their ...

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Family Identity Theft is Ugly

29 August 2014  |  1019 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

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...

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