January 30, 2019, by UNH Information Security Services
As the 2019 tax filing season begins, taxpayers need to be prepared for the heightened risk of tax-related scams and Identity Theft.
Simple actions like throwing away a receipt with a credit card number on it, unmonitored mailboxes with bills and statements, and confidential information is thrown out instead of shredded can provide criminals with pieces of personal information. This information can be used to file a fraudulent tax return on your behalf in order to steal your refund or to steal...
September 8, 2017, by UNH IT Staff
Equifax, one of the nation’s largest American credit agencies, announced on Thursday, September 7, 2017 that it is the latest to suffer a mega-data breach from a cyberattack. More than 143 million people could be affected. Consumers may check whether their personal data may be impacted at https://www.equifaxsecurity2017.com/potential-impact.
If you are among those identified as being potentially impacted, Equifax suggests enrolling in their one-year, complimentary identity theft...