Avoiding identity theft

Wednesday, 6 July 2005, 4:25 PM EST

Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in America. According to the Federal Trade Commission, the number of identity theft incidents reached 9.9 million in 2003, and is estimated to have taken the average victim $500 and 30 hours to resolve. This article is designed to help network administrators and consumers understand the issues surrounding the rapidly growing concern of "Identity Theft".

By Jeff McDermott at WindowSecurity.com

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