How to Prevent Identity Theft

How to Prevent Identity Theft

Meet Dan. Dan has been working as a Corporate Co. engineer for the past six years. Recently, Dan applied for a new credit card, only to find a few days later that he was denied. Understandably, Dan is stunned. He’s always been careful with his credit, and has a good, stable income. What gives? Well,

EEVblog #889 – Credit Card RFID/NFC Theft Protection Tested

EEVblog #889 – Credit Card RFID/NFC Theft Protection Tested

hi you no doubt familiar with modern credit cards like this one that have an RFID chip embedded in the more tap and go as it’s called here in Australia might be called different things in other countries actually contain a radio frequency identification device and RFID chip in them and no it’s not this

Why Your Phone Isn’t Safe

You meet someone. You give them your number. You’re just joining a new contacts list, right? Actually, you could be exposing a trove of sensitive personal data. When phones were first introduced… people didn’t even really know their own phone numbers. You would call an operator and asked to be connected with someone Long gone

Identity theft: How criminals use a low-interest credit card scam to steal from you (Marketplace)

Identity theft: How criminals use a low-interest credit card scam to steal from you (Marketplace)

[♪♪] So we’re about two minutes away from her house. And I’m going to make a right here. We’ve obtained a secret list. Yeah this is the street. Used by criminals to exploit Canadians. We have the names of thousands of Canadians from across the country. We have credit cards. Addresses. Social insurance numbers. One