Stolen users information is regularly sold and bought online by cyber crooks and attackers, and many services have sprung up to meet the demand for information that can be used to compromise online accounts and facilitate identity theft.
Medical identity theft is a national healthcare issue with life-threatening and hefty financial consequences.
The Federal Trade Commission filed a complaint against medical testing laboratory LabMD claiming that in two separate incidents, LabMD collectively exposed the personal information of approximately 10,000 consumers.
A very thorough phishing campaign is targeting customers of JPMorgan Chase Bank who use their mobile phones to do their online banking, warn Trend Micro researchers.
ID Experts released an infographic that provides a snapshot of identity theft and data breach over the last decade.