Identity Theft Scam Shut Down

from the phew dept

Not that I imagine it will do very much overall, but it seems that the FBI has shut down what they consider to be one of the largest identity theft rings around. What’s scary is how simple the scam seems. They just had an inside guy who gave out the information neeeded.

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