Published: 06 January 2005
Analyst(s): Mike Neuenschwander
Identity theft is becoming one of the most pervasive and costly forms of fraud. More than a phenomenon in the consumer credit sector, enterprises are becoming significant targets through phishing attacks, domain spoofing, and insider fraud. In this overview, Online Identity Theft: Growing Threat Prompts Tighter Controls over Personal Information, associate research director Mike Neuenschwander discusses the international nature of this problem. The overview also provides recommendations on how enterprises can guard against the threat of identity theft.
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