- Identity Theft Scout
Protect your identity and assets against the dangers of identity theft. Get tips for laptop security and identity theft prevention advice at the Identity Theft Scout. ...
- Texas Attorney General
Attorney General Greg Abbott was reelected as the 50th Attorney General of Texas on November 7, 2006. Prior to his election as attorney general, Greg Abbott served as a Justice on the Texas Supreme Court and as a State District Judge in Harris County ...
- The State Legislatures
The National Conference of State Legislatures was founded in 1975 with the conviction that legislative service is one of democracys worthiest pursuits. NCSL is a bipartisan organization that serves the legislators and staffs of the nations 50 states ...
- ChoicePoint Security Breach
The consumer data company ChoicePoint says a security breach last week will affect more than 140,000 people in all 50 states. The company is sending notices to individuals whose personal and financial details were accessed by thieves posing as busine ...
- The Privacy Commissioner
The Commissioner works independently from any other part of the government to investigate complaints from individuals with respect to the federal public sector and the private sector. In public sector matters, individuals may complain to the Commissi ...
- The Public Advisory
The Honourable Peter Van Loan, Minister of Public Safety centre, launches the 2009 national ad campaign on emergency preparedness, 72 Hours... Is Your Family Prepared?, with a group of first responders, Monday, March 2, 2009, at the Canadian Emergenc ...
- The International Arena
NPRs Eric Weiner reports on European efforts to prevent the theft of sensitive personal data compiled by information collection companies. ...
- Social Security Administration
Identity theft occurs when a criminal uses another persons personal information to take on that persons identity. Identity theft is much more than misuse of a Social Security numberit can also include credit card and mail fraud. If you think you may ...
- Protecting Yourself Againstt
In the wake of the recent security breach at the consumer data company Choicepoint, NPRs Madeleine Brand speaks with Gail Hillebrand about identity theft protection. Hillebrand is senior attorney for the Consumers Union, an independent, nonprofit tes ...
- The Identity Fraud
He Judiciary Act of 1789, ch. 20, sec. 35, 1 Stat. 73, 9293 1789 created the Office of the Attorney General. Originally a oneperson parttime position, the Attorney General was to be learned in the law with the duty to prosecute and conduct all suits ...