Identity Theft, Fraud, Scams

Nigerian scammers slide into DMs, so Ars trolls them - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

Nigerian scammers slide into DMs, so Ars trolls them

Microsoft engineer allegedly used Bitcoin mixers to hide $10M gift card fraud, gets fired - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

Microsoft engineer allegedly used Bitcoin mixers to hide $10M gift card fraud, gets fired

Scammers impersonating vicars to gain people's bank details, GCHQ warns - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

Scammers impersonating vicars to gain people's bank details, GCHQ warns

New Zealand: Fake Inland Revenue tax refund email doing the rounds - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

New Zealand: Fake Inland Revenue tax refund email doing the rounds

Fake Android app tricks users to subscription scam - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

Fake Android app tricks users to subscription scam

Facebook scam-busting service goes live - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

Facebook scam-busting service goes live

New version of 16Shop phishing kit targets Amazon account holders - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

New version of 16Shop phishing kit targets Amazon account holders

An Amazon Phishing Scam Hits Just in Time For Prime Day - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

An Amazon Phishing Scam Hits Just in Time For Prime Day

Social media used by fraudsters to advertise benefit scam - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

Social media used by fraudsters to advertise benefit scam

Bitcoin Scammers Go Public With Tesco Twitter Hacking - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

Bitcoin Scammers Go Public With Tesco Twitter Hacking

Synthetic identity theft is the fastest-growing financial crime in the U.S. - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

Synthetic identity theft is the fastest-growing financial crime in the U.S.

Philadelphia Federal Credit Union customers fall victim to fraudulent transactions - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

Philadelphia Federal Credit Union customers fall victim to fraudulent transactions

Billionaire Richard Branson: Scammers are pretending to be me to steal your money - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

Billionaire Richard Branson: Scammers are pretending to be me to steal your money

Cybercriminals target pizza delivery website to concoct personalized spam campaigns - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

Cybercriminals target pizza delivery website to concoct personalized spam campaigns

City of Griffin loses over $800,000 to massive BEC fraud - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

City of Griffin loses over $800,000 to massive BEC fraud

Libra Cryptocurrency Scams Already Active Ahead Of 2020 Launch - Cyber security news - Cyber Security identity theft

Libra Cryptocurrency Scams Already Active Ahead Of 2020 Launch

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.

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