5 Ways Your Data Isn’t as Safe as You Think It Is

Identity Theft

5 Ways Your Data Isn’t as Safe as You Think It Is

5 Ways Your Data Isn’t as Safe as You Think It Is

There is a great deal of false information out there about data breaches, and yet it is imperative that a company knows as much as possible about this important liability. Here are five common myths about data breaches that could put a business, and its customers’ data, at risk: 1. Small Businesses Aren’t in Danger… Read More

Credit Card Thieves Spend $31,000 in 2 Hours

Identity Theft

Credit Card Thieves Spend $31,000 in 2 Hours

Credit Card Thieves Spend $31,000 in 2 Hours

If you need a reason to obsessively monitor your credit card activity, here you go: Someone allegedly stole a Virginia woman’s credit cards and spent $31,000 at various Best Buy stores within two hours, reports Fox 5 in Washington, D.C. After spending thousands of dollars at two stores June 21, the woman’s card was declined after the second attempted… Read More

12-Year-Old Used Stolen Credit Cards to Fund Puppet Show

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12-Year-Old Used Stolen Credit Cards to Fund Puppet Show

12-Year-Old Used Stolen Credit Cards to Fund Puppet Show

People are passionate about weird things, and if anything proves that, it’s Kickstarter (see: World’s Largest Jockstrap). A 12-year-old American boy was so into a U.K. puppet/animation video series called “Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared,” he used hacked credit card information he found online to donate 35,000 pounds (nearly $60,000) to help the series reach… Read More

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