2007


Synthetic ID Theft Uses Social Security Numbers

KABC-TV

http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/story?section=news/consumer&id=5401205

"What synthetic identity thieves do is pollute the files," said Chris Hoofnagle, privacy expert.

 

Chris Hoofnagle: "Look at your Social Security statement that you receive once a year from the government carefully and make sure that there isn't income on there that you didn't actually earn."

6/19/2007