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Lookout for These Nastygrams

19 December 2012  |  2642 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Natural disaster scam: Sadly, scammers seem to come out of the woodwork during a natural disaster such as Hurricane Sandy to catch consumers when they’re in a panic, looking for answers, and when they’re most vulnerable. People should not click on links or respond to phishing e-mails for relief donations that ask for credit card numbers or other pe...

Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

How to Protect Your Personal Data: 3 Things You Must Know

14 December 2012  |  3208 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

There are two kinds of identity theft you must protect yourself from: New account fraud: Refers to financial identity theft in which the victim’s personal identifying information and good credit standing are used to create new accounts, which are then used to obtain products and services. Stolen Social Security numbers are often used to commit new...

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US Teens Are Up to No Good Online

14 December 2012  |  2999 views  |  1  |  Recommends 1

Teens are spending more and more time online these days and while the Internet offers a variety of benefits it can also serve as a dangerous space –and not just in America. According to Exploring the ...

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10 Secure Online Holiday Shopping Tips

09 December 2012  |  1763 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Holiday shopping is easy, convenient and it can be secure too. Here are 10 tips to a secure online shopping experience during the holiday season: Avoid spoofed websites. Common sense says any time you...

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The Upside of Electronic Health Records

03 December 2012  |  1529 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

In a world where a Twitter tweet can be heard around the world instantly, a friend’s video on YouTube can go viral overnight, and you can speak to anyone online across the globe without using a phone,...

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What Makes My Passwords Vulnerable?

20 November 2012  |  2302 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

There is no such thing as a truly secure pass­word. There are only more secure or less secure passwords. Passwords are currently the most convenient and effective way to control access to your account...

Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Internet Safety Is Not A Technology Problem

20 November 2012  |  1642 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

A recent story about a teen romance gone wrong, had reportedly started on Xbox. Now their parents and police say the four Iowa teens have run away from their homes. Two teenage girls from Shellsburg a...

Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Sofia Vergaras Personal Photos Hacked

15 November 2012  |  2112 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

In my line of work I get emails such as this one: “Hi Robert, I’m not sure if you saw what had happened on my Facebook page last night, but someone stole my cell phone while I was at a concert, and po...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

The Seedy Site of Web Searches

15 November 2012  |  2364 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Ever seek out information online and end up somewhere you never meant to go? I’m not talking about some website that didn’t have what you were looking for, I’m talking about a website that you REALLY ...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

Cybersecurity Matters in The Election

30 October 2012  |  2256 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

The term “cyberattack” or cyberwarfare is defined as “politically motivated hacking to conduct sabotage and espionage. It is a form of information warfare sometimes seen as analogous to conventional ...

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