Can Multiple Email Addresses Protect You From Cyber Thieves?

For security and privacy online, do you really need more than one email account? Some experts say having more than one can better safeguard your personal and financial information from sticky-fingered cybercriminals. You might have separate accounts for financial matters, family and friends, online shopping, newsletter subscriptions, and so on. (Read More)

How to tell if your password has been stolen in a security breach

Following the revelation that a list containing millions of stolen usernames and passwords had appeared online, we tell you a few different ways to find out if your credentials were stolen in that—or any other—security breach. In mid-January, researcher Troy Hunt revealed that a list was floating around in the storage space of the MEGAContinue reading “How to tell if your password has been stolen in a security breach”

Welcome to Identity Theft Awareness Week 2022

Today we’re kicking off Identity Theft Awareness Week 2022. Identity thieves have been busier than ever during the pandemic, with scammers and identity thieves after people’s information to apply for credit, unemployment benefits, file taxes, buy things, or get medical services. But there are some things you can do to protect yourself, and this week,Continue reading “Welcome to Identity Theft Awareness Week 2022”