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Medical Identity Theft Is Big Business for Cybercriminals (Listen)

Adam Levin discussed the rise of medical identity theft with Matthew Passy from Wall Street Journal Radio. Cybercriminals target millions of consumers' medical records...

5 Ways to Keep Your Passport Safe

If you’ve had to go get a new passport lately, you have learned (like me) it’s no longer the easiest thing to prove that...

5 Ways Sharing On Social Media Can Put You At Risk

Everybody knows there are certain things you can’t share on the Internet without the risk of serious consequences -- photos of yourself in compromising...

Just in Time For The Oscars: The 2014 Slickest Scam...

As Hollywood prepares to announce the winners of the Academy Awards on March 2, scores of consumer watchdog groups kick off National Consumer Protection...

This Weekend’s Hack: Kickstarter Suffers Data Breach

File this weekend's addition to the never ending parade of high-profile data breaches under the heading, "No Good Deed Goes Unpunished." The popular crowd-funding site...

5 Ways To Spot A Catfish Scam This Valentine’s Day

Regular viewers of MTV’s series “Catfish” (in which online-only, deceptive relationships are pulled into the real world, albeit with cameras running) might think that...

Data Breaches: Does the Government Need to Step In?

To listen to some House Republicans at the Target hearing Wednesday, and the Senate Republicans on Tuesday, one would be forgiven for thinking that...

Is Android the New Windows? Malware Makers Think So

By now, most of us know that when surfing the Web we shouldn't click on ads promising us new ways to lose weight without...

Tax Identity Theft: 5 Tips to Help You Not Get Got...

How would you cope if the tax refund you were counting on, and were counting the days until you received, just never showed up?...

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