Thursday, August 27, 2009

Fed chairman victim of identity fraud ring: Newsweek - Yahoo! News

No one is immune!

Yet another demonstration that ID theft is done at the document level, not so much in cyberspace. The most proficient of these criminal types have figured out that they can do all of this without even stealing the purse, by just cell-phone photographing the data needed in a few seconds.

Here's the latest victim:

Fed chairman victim of identity fraud ring: Newsweek - Yahoo! News

Be careful showing your ID to that cash register clerk - always at least cover your postal code.

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