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IDENTITY THEFT Identity Theft refer to a crime of obtaining personal orfinancial information of another person for solepurpose of assuming that, the persons name or evenidentity so as to do transactions or purchases. Identity theft may also be used in facilitating orfunding other crimes like illegal immigration,terrorism, phishing and lastly the Espionage (Solove,2). In most cases, the Identity cloning is suited toattack payment systems like online credit cardstransaction and also like on medical insurancesHOW IDENTITY THEFT ISCONTACTED There are many ways of performing identity theft. Some of the identity thieves went on by shiftingthrough trash bins looking for bank account and creditcard statements (Solove, 3). The other method is of a high-tech and it involvesaccessing of corporate databases so as to steal lists ofthe customers information.OVERSHARING WAYS WHICH CANLEAD TO IDENTITY THEFT Geolocation tags- whereby the personal details arelocated in a data already in a post and everybody canaccess. i.e. instagram The posting of a picture of individuals financial orpersonal data- This could probably lead to identitytheft since sharing of drivers license, credit card oreven the paid off bill receipts creates an easy access toindividuals account information disrupt (Gross, 2).OVERSHARING WAYS WHICH CANLEAD TO IDENTITY THEFT The third way of encouraging identity theft is behavior ofopening person ...
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