Original release date: May 16, 2018
FBI has released an article on building a digital defense against identify theft. FBI explains that the growing number of data breaches put more people at risk of becoming a victim of identity theft. However, implementing basic security practices can help users minimize their risk.
NCCIC encourages consumers to review the FBI Article and the following NCCIC Tips for more information:
- Preventing and Responding to Identity Theft
- Avoiding Social Engineering and Phishing Attacks
- Choosing and Protecting Passwords