Card skimmers in Brisbane pose identity theft risk.

By | August 1st, 2013|Identity Theft, Press Releases|

Media Release Card skimmers in Brisbane pose identity theft risk. Stafford (BRISBANE), 1 August 2013. As police announce ATM card [...]

Fraudsters pinch Australian Crime Commission logo to scam consumers

By | October 29th, 2012|Identity Theft|

Don’t be fooled with unsolicited emails, no matter how ‘official’ they look. The Australian Crime Commission (ACC) announced last week [...]

Experts say getting hooked by Australian Paypal or Amex phishing scams could result in identity theft

By | June 14th, 2012|Identity Theft|

Security experts warn of the potential severity of falling for phishing scams, claiming the data pilfered from these scams can [...]

Slam Scams! Anyone can end up a victim of scams and identity theft

By | March 19th, 2012|Identity Theft|

Scams are not just reserved for the elderly or the technologically unsound – although these people can be vulnerable. In [...]

Job and employment scam: Identity theft revealed at Shock Entertainment

By | February 14th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Identity Theft, Industry News|

Music company Shock Entertainment's new GM, Scot Crawford has revealed today he has been a victim of identity theft and [...]

Mixed messages about protecting personal information

By | January 12th, 2012|Identity Theft, Industry News|

Don’t give away your personal information to anyone – especially to strangers who come knocking at your door.  Seems like [...]

The Christmas credit risks you need to know about

By | December 1st, 2011|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

5 Reasons why the Christmas season is the time you are most at risk of damaging your credit rating As [...]

Bill to fight global cybercrime coming in New Year

By | November 24th, 2011|Identity Theft, Industry News|

The war on global cybercrime and identity theft continues... The Government’s Cybercrime Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 is set to be [...]

Thousands of Christmas flights won’t be honoured

By | November 7th, 2011|Identity Theft, Industry News, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release 4th November 2011 Australian travellers may be left stranded at the airport holding bogus airline tickets at Christmas [...]

Fears about data breaches are justified

By | September 29th, 2011|Identity Theft, Industry News, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release 22 September 2011 Australians have every right to be concerned about data breaches and loss of personal details, [...]

Survey reveals Perth most at risk of identity theft

By | September 8th, 2011|Identity Theft, Industry News|

A survey on identity theft risks released by internet security software company AVG today reveals the Australian cities most at [...]

Fraudsters target overseas-based property owners

By | September 5th, 2011|Identity Theft, Industry News|

Identity theft appears to be the new black in criminal circles. Perhaps there has never been a better time to [...]

Government warning about Facebook scams

By | August 18th, 2011|Identity Theft|

It was only going to be a matter of time before identity thieves would target their victims through scams on [...]

Online identity fraud numbers doubled in four years

By | August 1st, 2011|Identity Theft, Industry News|

The Sydney Morning Herald recently reported one in 10 Australians who use the internet have lost money to online identity [...]

NATIONAL CONSUMER FRAUD WEEK – SCAMS: IT’S PERSONAL

By | March 10th, 2011|Identity Theft, Industry News, media releases, Press Releases, Privacy Commissioner|

This week has been National Consumer Fraud week, and the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) have themed this year [...]