Half of UK adults fear ID theft

Monday, 21 March 2005, 1:16 PM EST

Almost half of the UK population fear that their personal identity is at risk from online fraudsters, research released today has claimed.

A survey commissioned by communications consultancy Glasshouse Partnership revealed that a startling 17 per cent of British consumers have direct or indirect experience of ID theft.

By Robert Jaques at vnunet.

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