Identity Thieves Successfully Targeting Wealthy Victims, Study Says
Posted in: Legal, Privacy & Security at 29/01/2010 00:32
If you're a security pro, you might think that the most likely victims of identity fraud are those with the most poorly-protected systems and the least knowledge of computer security. Identity thieves are drawn to the easiest targets, right?
Wrong, according to a study issued today by Experian, a company that does both identity fraud protection services and marketing demographics services. In fact, the most likely victims of identity fraud are those with the most money, the study says.