Recent research reveals that identity theft affects millions of people a year, costing victims countless hours and money in identity recovery and repair. What causes this pattern of online theft and fraud? It’s a combination of factors: a lack of consumer knowledge regarding protecting your identity online; growing comfort with, and trust in, social platform providers; the need for social platforms to generate revenue; and a lack of standards or policing of these standards. Although this issue is not yet in the mainstream consciousness, it likely will be sooner rather than later.
That being said, join us for for this introductory webinar which will help equip you with the essential knowledge across the following topics:
• Types of social media, identify theft and Phishing Scam
• Understand how criminal organizations use online social network to interact, identify victims and conceal their identity
• Types of Prevention Actions you can take to protect yourself