Identity Theft News

Stuff like this is scary:

Hackers Breach Major Credit Card Processor

A major credit card processor, Heartland, revealed this week that hackers have breached its system, allowing up to 100 million illegal duplicate credit card payments to be made per month.

Heartland processes credit cards for about 250,000 companies. The company claims no social security numbers, encrypted personal identification numbers, addresses or telephone numbers were stolen.

Time to get some good identity protection that works before your identity is stolen.