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An USB Based Vault to Keep Your Valuable Information Safe

The Internet has put banking and shopping at our fingertips. It's as easy clicking and typing. Still, there are all of those user names and passwords to remember and protect. Worse, with every click ..
(September 30, 2008)
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Do You Really Want to Work From Home? Identity Thieves & ..

Working from home can mean more time with family, a more flexible lifestyle and a big savings on gas money, eating out, dry cleaning and more. Many people are looking for work from home opportunities .
(October 06, 2008)
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LoJack Serves and Protects Your Laptop Computer

An unlocked office, a head turned at a busy airport, a smashed trunk and a computer is gone. According to FBI statistics a computer is stolen every 53 seconds. Computer left is the second leading ..
(September 17, 2008)
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What in the World is Pod Slurping?

It sounds a rude teen party game but pod slurping is not just rude, it's criminal. Pod surfers use a portable data storage device such as an iPod to illegally download large quantities of data.   ..
(September 15, 2008)
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Compare the Top Three ID Theft Protection Services and Find ..

If you've ever considered investing in the peace of mind an identity theft prevention and protection service, the good news is that today you many more options than in the past.  Also, some of the ..
(September 09, 2008)
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What's Your Identity Worth on the Black Market

What's your identity worth to you?" our good name and credit is no doubt priceless to you. Even a less than perfect, but legitimate credit score, is something you can work on. But what is your ..
(September 14, 2008)
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Is Your Computer Going Green Or Giving Green Away?

Changes in needs for our personal computer, as well as updates and new software occur quickly in our every growing world of technology.  As this happens, consumers quite often decide to “get ..
(August 25, 2008)
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Does Your Computer Trust Come EZ?

When I first started using Computer Associates EZ Trust antivirus software, it was available through a free one year trial download through the Microsoft website. This was long before I wrote ..
(August 25, 2008)
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The Better Business Bureau and Identity Theft

One of the first places people look to for consumer protection and information is the Better Business Bureau. It is contacted to get information about potential service providers as well as to file ..
(August 12, 2008)
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Does Your Computer Sound an Alarm?

Would you have sex without protection? Spend hours in the sun without sunscreen? Yes, says some, but many others wonder how they might get “burned. "  Shouldn't we have the same reaction to .
(August 12, 2008)
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7th Ranked Georgia Passes New Credit Freeze Law

Georgia ranks among the top ten states in identity theft crimes, and in August 2008 established a law, which allows consumers to make a credit freeze to prevent identity theft or fraud or halt ..
(August 12, 2008)
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Shield Your Information While Shopping On Line

Identity theft is a growing problem and as it continues to spread throughout the internet, investigators and software developers are gaining a better understanding of the practice of identity theft; ..
(July 02, 2008)
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A Look at President Bushs Track Record With Identity Theft

During his tenure as President, Bush has been criticized on many issues ranging from his handling of the economy to the War in Iraq. While the focal point of many policies has been the “war ..
(July 02, 2008)
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What is the Information Card Foundation and How Can it Protect .

Identity theft is a criminal activity that continues to inconvenience online users and, taken to its extremes, it can cause financial disaster to its innocent victims. Several different means exist ..
(July 03, 2008)
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Are You Really the Patient? Medical Identity Theft Facts You ..

The public has become more armed against the threats of identity theft. While identity thieves can steal individuals’ money, ruin their good credit and cause years of aggravation and stress, an .
(July 14, 2008)
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Gaming, Social Sites and Other On Line ID Theft Threats

Law enforcement officials have entered on line chat groups and showed up at ball parks to show young kids how something as simple as a photo with a team uniform can lead child stalkers right to their .
(July 16, 2008)
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New Innovations in Identity Theft Protection in Texas

Consumers are not the only ones concerned about and taking steps to protect against identity theft. Many states are taking important steps to protect their residents. A few of these steps include ..
(July 22, 2008)
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Employers Beware of Identity Theft Employees

The crime of identity theft by employees is reaching record numbers, maybe because of a heightened awareness of the crime, or progress made by many states in detecting this crime as well as enforcing .
(July 22, 2008)
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Seven Steps to Protect Yourself From Identity Theft on Shared ..

Personal computers are widespread and shared computers are a popular means for internet access. These “public" computers exist in libraries, colleges, coffee house cyber cafes, and other ..
(July 13, 2008)
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True or False - What is the Truth About Your Identity?

Studies reveal that 85% of consumers are victims of identity theft. Identity Truth offers a comprehensive service to protect your personal and financial information. However, many people feel that ..
(March 20, 2008)
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Moths to Bugs, Bugs to Viruses, What Next? Computer Viruses ..

A Historic Timeline of Computer Viruses 1945 A moth trapped between relays in a Naval computer was discovered to be the cause of the computer's problems. The naval commander then coined the terms ..
(February 24, 2008)
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Sirens Are Warning You of Potential Identity Theft

Wouldn't that be great? If every time a request was made regarding increases in your credit limits or obtaining new credit accounts a siren went off warning you that you may be a victim of identity ..
(March 08, 2008)
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What Happens to Social Security Benefits Paid As a Result of ..

Identity thieves steal your personal information for many reasons. Among those are to obtain credit (money) using your credit information, but also medical benefits, Veteran's benefits and ..
(February 05, 2008)
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Resumes Online are like Hitting the Lottery Jackpot for ..

In our quest for the perfect job, career or even our first job out of college many people turn to the internet as a source of self marketing and promotion, job finder service and networking tool. ..
(January 24, 2008)
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SpoofCard Becomes "Untraceable" - Spoofcard Caller ID System ..

SpoofCard, may become the hottest software telephone calling system available thanks to the upcoming release by Sony Pictures of “Untraceable, " starring Diane Lane as an FBI agent led on a ..
(January 21, 2008)
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