Job Hunting Online? Beware of Resume Theft


If you are one of the millions of Americans who has looked for a job online, you may have been the target of one of the newest forms of identity fraud: Resume theft. Experts say identity thieves (posing as employers) are infiltrating online job sites in search of valuable personal information, such as phone numbers, addresses, even Social Security numbers. Anyone who posts a resume online is potentially at risk. Its hard to know who's responding to your resume: a real employer or a crook. ABC News: Job Hunting Online? Beware of Resume Theft

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 4th October 2005 10:15PM