Trends in Identity Theft – 2010

Posted by cyber-geek | Posted in Be Informed on Cyber Security | Posted on 16-02-2011


More than 8.1 million adults in U.S. fell victim to the ID theft for the year 2010. Though the number of identity theft instances decreased, the amount lost by the victims rose significantly, as per the 2011 Identity Fraud Theft Report from Javelin Strategy & Research.

New types of consumer frauds have evolved into the market incurring more losses to the victims. The average amount lost… Continue reading