“There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.” Henry David Thoreau
Last month, my MMR column focused on education and awareness of identity theft, a crime which has impacted every part of our life.
Types of information which have been compromised include: Social Security Number, Credit/Debit card number, Protected Health Information, DMV Records, Financial Accounts, and Email/Password. Source- ITRC 2018.
In part 2, I will be sharing best practices for identity theft Prevention, Monitoring and Recovery. Just in time for your summer travel season, a gold mine for thieves.
Let’s start with a personal story.