Posted on September 29th, 2010 No comments
The Federal Trade Commission today provided Congress with an update on the progress of its study on the use of credit-based insurance scores in homeowners insurance.
Posted on September 28th, 2010 No comments
Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center data loss incident circa 2010-09-24
The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS) and the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD) has announced a privacy breach comprising more than 33,000 patient records…
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LA patient data breach compromises 33K patient records
Credit experts are warning college students and young adults to monitor their credit information and prevent identity theft. It can take someone who recently turned 18 several months to realize they have been the victim of identity theft and by the time they do, it may be too late, Consumer 10's Kurt Ludlow reported on Thursday.
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College Students Increasingly Victims Of ID Theft
No Substitute for the Agency's Own Sustained Efforts to Get Things Right
Chairman Speaks on "FTC at 100: Into Our Second Century"
If you've ever locked yourself out of your car or home, you know what a hassle it can be. Your first thought is to get someone to help.
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FTC Urges Consumers to Use Caution When Seeking a Locksmith
Two defendants have agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges for allegedly victimizing Spanish-speaking consumers nationwide by posing as debt collectors seeking money the consumers did not owe.
When Google this month fired a programmer for using the search giant's database to investigate an intriguing teenager, it showed that even the most sophisticated and respected technology brands can have a trusted employee go rogue. This lesson, says PCI Columnist Walter Conway, should not be lost on retail executives, who may rely on several third-party service providers to process or analyze their payments
FTC.gov/YouAreHere Launches New Content
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FTC Website Educates Kids about Privacy and Fraud
53 Arrested in Scheme Described as 'Frightening'The bust of 53 suspects, who have been charged with stealing identities of U.S.
ID Theft Ring Busted