Identity theft on the rise

Thursday, 15 September 2005, 3:42 PM EST

Fresh concerns have been raised about the security of information filed with Companies House, after a leading credit agency warned that it was now aware of more than 100 cases of theft of auditors’ identities.

Companies House officials said this week they are pushing through proposals to improve security following revelations by Accountancy Age in April of widespread theft of auditors’ identities.

By Kevin Reed at Accountancy Age.

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