The “security freeze” is the number one tool to prevent crooks from stealing your credit card information. But the problem is that not many people use it.
A Long Island gym owner has been arrested on identity theft charges, police said.
As the holiday shopping season kicks off, a warning you’ve heard over and over again is resurfacing: Protect your personal information.
A Long Island home health care aide was charged Wednesday with stealing more than $1,300 from the people for whom she was working.
A total of 56 million credit and debit cards are believed to have been affected by a data breach this year at Home Depot.
District Attorney Kenneth Thompson said Tuesday that the case against Janese Ferguson was brought by his office’s new cybercrimes unit.
Home Depot announced Monday that it has confirmed a major security breach that could affect customers using credit and debit cards around the U.S. and Canada.
When Sandra Seip’s phone rang at 11 p.m., she couldn’t believe the person on the other end of the line was calling about her computer, saying the matter was urgent.
Scammers are finding new ways to get your personal information, and it is as easy as attaching a new gadget to your iPhone.
In the wrong hands your insurance card is worth a fortune. It’s actually the largest target of identity thieves who want it to obtain free health care.
Free Wi-Fi can be found everywhere, from the airport to public parks, and even coffee shops.
A Long Island man appeared in court Thursday on charges that he pretended to be a doctor in order to get fraudulent prescriptions for Oxycodone and Xanax filled.
“On the one hand the federal government says ‘protect your Social Security number.’ On the other hand, it advertises your Social Security number on 50 million Medicare cards in the United States,” Israel said.
With so much talk of data breaching, hacking, and identity theft many people are concerned about their personal information.
Federal agents on Tuesday arrested a New York City Police officer on charges of fraud and identity theft, after he allegedly gave out other people’s driver’s license information to use falsely.