national ID fraud prevention week: unclear on the concept
pwt at iosis.co.uk
Mon Oct 18 14:39:16 BST 2010
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Tom Yates wrote:
> having learned from the grauniad  that this week is national ID
> fraud prevention week, and that to mark it "A guide, supported by
> organisations including the Metropolitan police, the National Fraud
> Authority and the Federation of Small Businesses, can be found at
> www.stop-idfraud.co.uk", i went off to get a copy, from
> http://www.stop-idfraud.co.uk/resource-centre.aspx .
> the guide, now i've read it, offers such useful gems as "Be wary of
> publishing identifying information about yourself online", in which
> class they include your full name and pictures of your employer.
> amusingly, they require you to give your full name, employer (company
> affiliation) and email address in an insecure web form before allowing
> you to access the leaflet. afaict, they don't validate any of the
> data, though i'm not sure whether that makes me more or less depressed.
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