Identity theft has become such a serious crime that criminals can now steal your identity via your mobile phone. It recently happened to the FTC’s Chief Technologist, Lorrie Cranor and a few of her colleagues. So how does it happen? You might get a surprise bill for a new phone that you never order. The… Read More

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Crimes such as fraud, identity theft and extortion have existed for as long as people have existed. A criminal’s goal has always remained the same: to make as much money as possible, as easily as possible, with as little risk as possible. With the advent of the internet and online technology, crime has evolved. Now… Read More

Hundreds and thousand of people complain about technical support scams from all over the world. The scammer generally claims to be either an employee or an affiliate of a major computer software or security company offering technical support to the victim. Recent complaints showed that the scammer claims to be a technician or agent for… Read More