Identity Theft, Fraud, Scams

How one of Australia's richest men lost $1 million in an email scam - Cyber Security identity theft

How one of Australia's richest men lost $1 million in an email scam

Tech support scammer tries to sell free software - Cyber Security identity theft

Tech support scammer tries to sell free software

5 Holiday Scams to Look Out For - Cyber Security identity theft

5 Holiday Scams to Look Out For

W-2 Phishing Scams Likely to Resurface After the New Year - Cyber Security identity theft

W-2 Phishing Scams Likely to Resurface After the New Year

Swedish police warn of scams using BankID to drain your account - Cyber Security identity theft

Swedish police warn of scams using BankID to drain your account

UK Parents, Beware Private-School Fee Scams - Cyber Security identity theft

UK Parents, Beware Private-School Fee Scams

Tesco Bank's 'anti-fraud measure' leaves customers without credit cards in the run-up to Christmas - Cyber Security identity theft

Tesco Bank's 'anti-fraud measure' leaves customers without credit cards in the run-up to Christmas

Microsoft teams up with the Better Business Bureau to issue warning on tech support scams - Cyber Security identity theft

Microsoft teams up with the Better Business Bureau to issue warning on tech support scams

Feds: Fake tutor defrauded Philly schools of nearly $100K - Cyber Security identity theft

Feds: Fake tutor defrauded Philly schools of nearly $100K

How cybercriminals are exploiting the bitcoin craze - Cyber Security identity theft

How cybercriminals are exploiting the bitcoin craze

Facebook allowed political ads that were scams and malware - Cyber Security identity theft

Facebook allowed political ads that were scams and malware

Gang stole information from job portals, gave fake offers - Cyber Security identity theft

Gang stole information from job portals, gave fake offers

The FCC Shouldn’t Vote on Net Neutrality Until It Investigates Comment Fraud - Cyber Security identity theft

The FCC Shouldn’t Vote on Net Neutrality Until It Investigates Comment Fraud

How Gift Cards Are Funding The Opioid Crisis - Cyber Security identity theft

How Gift Cards Are Funding The Opioid Crisis

What to Do if You’re Being Doxed - Cyber Security identity theft

What to Do if You’re Being Doxed

Beware of fraudsters who claim they recover money you’ve lost via Western Union - Cyber Security identity theft

Beware of fraudsters who claim they recover money you’ve lost via Western Union

Read on how to protect yourself and report cyber security identity theft, fraud and scams

Identity theft is a crime when a criminal gains access to your personal information to steal money or gain any other benefits. A malicious person can do a number of things with your personal information like applying for loans or credit cards and a lot more. The internet is providing new ways to such people for stealing your personal information and to create fraud. Keeping aware of the latest cyber security identity theft news and updates can help you prevent such frauds.

Identity thefts can occur when you fall for tactics such as phishing and confidence scams or download malwares on to smartphones or computers which steal your personal information, use of insecure wireless networks, take out money from an ATM that has a skimming device which collects your information, having your information stolen when the data records are breached in a company, government and educational sites or by the social media hackers.

This category of Cyware provides you expertly curated cyber security news on cyber Identity Theft, Scams and Frauds that are booming cybercrimes these days. Our digital identities have emerged as our alter egos. So, identity theft protection has become extremely important somewhat akin to the protection of our physical self. This category covers everything that falls within the broad contours of identity theft. Simply subscribe to this category if you want to know how to prevent identity theft and protect yourself from identity theft.

The users nowadays are often found confused when it comes to how to report identity theft. This category also provides cyber hacking news on cyber security identity theft, scams and frauds that are unearthed daily. It is impossible for the fraudster to scam you if you are already aware of it. Additionally, there are several tips, practices and steps suggested for preventing yourself from falling victim to such cybercrime identity theft. Cyware also provides the expert blogs, opinions, research and analysis related to the cyber identity theft, scams and frauds that help the users in multiple ways.

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