ID theft is a load of rubbish

Fear of ID theft by hackers and phishers could be blinding people to a low tech and far easier way for criminals to get at personal details the wastepaper basket.

More then 21 million households are at risk from so called bin raiders, according to research findings by Fellowes, commissioned to support National Identity Fraud Prevention Week, which starts today.

It concludes that more people than ever are putting themselves at risk because of the sensitive material they dump. ID theft is a load of rubbish - Computeract!ve

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 19th October 2006 12:44AM