Tag Archives: identity-theft

Identity Theft Playground

The LA Times offers another reason to worry about overexposure on the internet. Web social networks friendly to identity thieves “Social networking sites, which let users create detailed profile pages and connect with friends, are becoming the hot new thing for identity thieves, both amateur and professional. As improved spam filters and skeptical consumers make […]

Identity Abuse

Her picture became a porn adScam artist stole her photo, used it in fake personalsBy Bob Sullivan ďDonít put your picture onlineĒ was a common warning in the early days of the Internet. Sound paranoid in the era of online dating? Donít tell that to Laura, who 18 months ago put up an online personals […]