The UK government has recently released a new Cyber Streetwise website which aims to change the way consumers and small businesses view online safety by providing the skills and knowledge needed to address cyber security.
Identity Theft Awareness: FTC Advises Consumers on Dealing With Hacked Email or Social Networking Accounts
The Federal Trade Commission has new tips to help people deal with email and social networking hacks, whether it’s lessening the chances of a hack in the first place, or recovering from a hack once it happens.
But in case you don’t think hacking can happen to you — check out the following statistics from our friends at the Identity Theft Resource Center. You’ll be shocked to learn how many private records have been compromised since the ITRC started keeping track in 2005!