Preventing fraud is within our grasp

Wednesday, 2 November 2005, 12:35 AM EST

Financial institutions are losing $20bn a year because of identity theft, yet much of this is going unreported because of the institutionsí embarrassment and fear of the loss of public confidence that admitting such incidents would cause.

By Keith Humphreys at vnunet.

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