The greater your Web presence, the greater your risk of ID theft

The greater your Web presence, the greater your risk of ID theft

MCCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS
Published Sep 15, 2012 02:25PM MDT
When it comes to online identity theft, it’s a minefield out there. Every day, some cyber crook is devising new ways to sneak into our online accounts and pilfer money, or just our sanity. And computer hackers are getting better at it, becoming increasingly sophisticated in their methods and targets. “In the last five years, the bad guys have gotten as good as or better than the good guys,” said Robert Siciliano, security expert with McAfee, the online security company. Since 2005, about 560 mil...
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