** THIS IS NOT AN OFFICIAL FAIRFAX COUNTY WEB SITE **

 IDENTITY THEFT
 CLASS SUPPORT PAGE

 

ADDITIONAL THREATS 

SKIMMING - Replacement POS scanning devices - Credit vs Debit Card

PHISHING & PHARMING Official looking web page with hacked URL links

 

PROTECTION

BROWSER SECURITY

ENCRYPT DOCUMENTS PDF Example 

DROP VOWELS FROM FILE & FOLDER NAMES  

FIREWALL YOUR CHECKING ACCOUNT

ONE TIME USE CREDIT CARDS

Example Card  PDF

DiscoverCard view on protecting your computer, your ID and your account

REVIEW CREDIT REPORTS

AVOID - FTC's DETER DETECT DEFEND WEBSITE

 

CLASS MATERIAL