Identity theft is what happens when someone, a criminal, takes on another person’s identity and uses it for any purpose, often nefarious or for personal gain.
There are many fake Websites and hoaxes out there. There are also a few excellent resources for checking them out.
Windows operating systems have a giant target on them, attracting hackers and malware makers who love to exploit system vulnerabilities. Make sure that your personal computer doesn’t have a large target on it by keeping it updated with the latest Windows security updates.
John MacAfee, creator of Macaffe Anti-Virus, has been arrested in Guatemala.