Here is some text for my bio: I'm a software developer with a strong interest in cybersecurity. As an amateur hacker, I appreciate the many ways hackers find exploits in vulnerable code and love to read and write about the latest hacks. I aspire to get my first bounty, but I love educating users and developers on the ways they can protect their data.
Synthetic identity fraud occurs when the perpetrator creates a completely fictitious identity with fake information. They may use stolen Social Security numbers or other personally identifiable information (PII) to create a unique profile that looks like an actual person.
In this article, we’ll explain how identity theft works, how valuable it is to bad actors, how government benefit fraud is affected by identity theft, and what protection measures can be put in place to help prevent identity theft.
Your login page is a perfect target for hackers because it serves as the primary defense between the internet and sensitive data. Most web applications allow users to log into accounts and view sensitive information. If your login page isn’t secure, you’re likely making these five mistakes.
There are several different types of loan fraud. One of the most common forms of loan fraud is application fraud, which involves falsely applying for a loan by providing inaccurate or incomplete information on an application form. This could include providing false employment history or exaggerating your income level in order to obtain a larger loan.