Bill Aims to Combat Identity Theft of Social Security Numbers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans In an effort to combat identity theft, Congressmen Sam Johnson (R-TX) and Jim Renacci (R-OH) have introduced legislation that would require the Social Security Administration to remove Social Security numbers from mailed documents when they are deemed unnecessary. Known as the…

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ID numbers of 50m Turks posted online

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Half the population of Turkey potentially opened up to identity theft and privacy violations after information posted to server hosted in Romania A database posted online allegedly contains the personal information of 49 million people on the Turkish citizenship database, potentially…

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The Economics of Kaesong: Examining the Numbers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans In response to my article on the Kaesong closure, I have received many helpful comments. In some cases, they confirmed my position; in others, they provided valid criticism that compelled me to check and rethink my arguments. One of these comments…

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TalkTalk reveals 1.2million customer email and phone numbers along with 21,000 bank details were stolen in hack – as police arrest another teenager over cyber attack

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The data hacked in the TalkTalk cyber attack ‘is significantly less than suspected’ with fewer than 21,000 bank details accessed, the company has said. TalkTalk today revealed that 1.2 million customer email addresses, names and phone numbers were accessed, along with…

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Two held for changing IMEI numbers of cell phones

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The property cell of city crime branch has arrested two persons allegedly involved in changing IMEI numbers of mobile phones. The police have seized six IMEI number changing machines and 137 mobile phones from them. The police are now probing the…

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