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7 Ways to Stop Stolen Valor

“He wouldn’t tell these outrageous stories just right off the bat. He would drop little bits of things that are plausible. And he would tailor that plausibility story to each person, knowing what they knew.”-Victim of  AJ Dicken There are scumbags out there who will try to hustle decent folks out of their money by appealing to […]

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7 Ways to Stop Stolen Valor

“He wouldn’t tell these outrageous stories just right off the bat. He would drop little bits of things that are plausible. And he would tailor that plausibility story to each person, knowing what they knew.”-Victim of  AJ Dicken There are scumbags

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Medical Records are worth more to Criminal Hackers than Credit Cards

You may want to talk to your care provider’s office about this… From http://yro.slashdot.org/story/14/09/29/1620231/medical-records-worth-more-to-hackers-than-credit-cards#

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Using an Infrared Camera to hack a PIN Pad

Using 12345 as your password is a really bad idea. Use the stylus at the store when you can or place your fingers on all of the buttons as you type in your PIN number. 

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For Business Owners…

If you are a business owner, NEVER accept an override code offered by a customer.  From http://www.businessinsider.com/sharron-laverne-parrish-jr-charged-with-apple-credit-card-scam-2014-7 A 24-Year-Old Allegedly Used A Simple But Brilliant Scam To Cheat Apple Out Of $300,000 DAVE SMITH Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office Sharron Laverne Parrish

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