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Steve and Gerry discuss a serious, but often overlooked issue of children identity theft and fraud. They shed light on how organized crimes are making substantial financial investments to improve phishing attacks. They round out discussing privacy concerns with individuals DNA and how it can be used to solve cold cases.

Show Notes

Resources:

Children identity theft: https://www.darkreading.com/vulnerabilities—threats/more-than-1m-children-victims-of-identity-fraud-in-2017/d/d-id/1331674

Phishing as an organized criminal enterprise:
https://www.vadesecure.com/en/phishing-attack-targets-550-million/

DNA catches a killer: http://beta.nydailynews.com/news/national/dna-testing-golden-state-killer-case-raises-concerns-article-1.3958054

 

 

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