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How healthcare providers can curb medical identity theft

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Medical records are valued at 20 to 50 times more than financial identities on the black market. Medical identity theft is on the rise. Medical records are a hot target for hackers because, according to the FBI, medical identities are valued at 20 to 50 times more than financial identities…

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Russian cyber hacker pleads guilty in identity theft case

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

A Russian cybercriminal identified as a leader of a $50 million identity theft and credit card fraud ring has pleaded guilty in Atlanta to helping to steal millions of debit card numbers and swiftly loot accounts in cities around the world, federal authorities said. Roman Valeryevich Seleznev pleaded guilty Thursday…

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Apple’s New iPhone X Could Help Identity Thieves Steal Your Face

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Apple has announced that it plans to replace previous iPhone login credentials with facial recognition technology to log into the iPhone and to access Apple Pay. This should prompt some privacy and security concerns, but probably not the ones you’re thinking. It’s not the TSA or the Deep State who…

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5 Ways to Protect or Freeze Your Credit After Identity Theft

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

In the wake of the Equifax data breach, which compromised the personal information of up to 143 million Americans — nearly half of the U.S. population, according to NBC News — many Americans are looking to prevent potential identity theft. The Equifax breach is just the latest in a string…

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DSP seeking to identify suspected identity thief

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Delaware State Police are looking for the man they say used stolen credit card information to make more than $500 worth of thefts last month. Police said between Aug. 25-28, the man they know only from surveillance footage used the credit card information to buy gift cards and other items…

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Man facing charges for alleged identity theft of dead child

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

A Phoenix man is facing charges after he was accused of stealing the identity of a child that died more than three decades ago. The paper trail of Jeremiah Elton Ash’s deception began in 2012 when Ash filed paperwork at the Tempe Motor Vehicle Division offices, police said. He allegedly…

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Stolen medical records uncovered in identity theft scheme

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

MARIETTA, Okla. (KXII)– Authorities confirmed Thursday that medical records were stolen in addition to mail, in two identity theft arrests made last month. “We’ve been violated as a hospital, the community’s been violated, and we suffered the theft of some records that was inappropriate, and will not happen again.” Mercy…

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Identity theft leaves Securitas AB CEO bankrupt

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Alf Goransson, CEO, Securitas AB has become one of the highest profile victims of identity theft. The news broke yesterday when his employers announced that a court had declared Goransson bankrupt. For a listed company this sort of news would, typically, send its shares price into freefall. It didn’t. The…

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Swedish Security Co. Boss Declared ‘Bankrupt’ After Identity Stolen

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

The man running Sweden’s biggest security firm was declared bankrupt this week after his identity was hacked. Though the suboptimal branding implications were hard to miss, Securitas AB was able to put the whole awkward incident behind it by the end of the day. Alf Goransson, the company’s 59-year-old chief…

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Reducing your risk of identity theft

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