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How to Get an Identity Protection PIN From the IRS
Getting an IRS Identity Protection PIN to help secure your private information can be a straightforward process. Learn how to do it online, by phone or in person.
What is Vishing: How to Protect Yourself from Voice Phishing Scams?
Vishing is also known as voice phishing, where criminals use phone messages as part of a plot to get you to reveal valuable information to steal cash or your identity.
What Is Personally Identifiable Information? Is your PII safe?
Businesses and criminals covet consumer data, but what is personally identifiable information, and how can you best control how your personal data is used? What is considered Personally Identifiable Information?
What Is A Pharming Attack? How To Protect Yourself
Pharming is a scam in which malware misdirects a computer or server to fraudulent websites. Learn how to guard yourself against this identity theft scheme.
What is Spoofing?: Spoofing Scams and How to Protect Yourself
What is spoofing and how does spoofing work? Learn more about common spoofing scams—caller ID, email, SMS spoofing scams—and how to protect yourself from them.
The World’s Largest Data Breaches
Here is a list of the world’s biggest data breaches, as large-scale hacker attacks continue to cause hundreds of millions of dollars in damage across the globe.
How to Tell If Your Phone Is Hacked
Recognize the signs your phone has been hacked and learn how to block phone hacker attacks.
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