Beware of Digital Identity Thieves

Digital identity thieves can strike in a variety of ways, including live and in person. In recent years, you may have learned about some of the common ways you identity can be compromised via digital devices like smartphones, tablets and computers. This includes activities like phishing and pharming, utilizing email and hijacking your internet browser, respectively.

But, did you know that identity thieves can also attempt more straight-forward ways to steal your information. Plugging your device into a public charging port, accessing an unsecured WiFi network and even skipping over those pesky privacy policies for websites and apps can all leave your personal information vulnerable to identity thieves.

Check out this video to help you better understand some commonly overlooked ways your identity could be compromised.

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