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Identity Theft

eLearning / Online Course

Duration
15 Min
Approximately
Lessons
Four
Listen, Read, Watch
Reading
Yes
Workbook
Language
En
100% English

Considering there are over 7 billion people in the world, it’s pretty amazing that no 2 people have been found to have the same fingerprint. Even between identical twins! This just goes to show that our identities are completely and utterly unique.

Unfortunately, however, and even though we are unique, cybercriminals have found several ways to steal our information and commit identity theft. This is a major crime and can have serious, long-lasting effects on its victims. Consequences include financial, emotional, and physical stress.

About this course

Identity Theft

Identity theft is a preventable crime. Simple things like creating stronger passwords and not using public Wi-Fi to make bank transactions can significantly reduce the chances of becoming a target. This short course is suitable for everyone, particularly consumers, social media users, and professionals.

  • Identity Theft
    Intro

You'll learn

  • What are the different types of identity theft and how do they occur
    1 out of 3 key points
  • What are the effects and what to do if you are a victim
    2 out of 3 key points
  • How to prevent and reduce the risk of your identity being stolen
    3 out of 3 key points

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