Snail Mail Identity Theft

We don’t often think about the security and privacy of our regular old “snail mail”, but we need to. According to recent activity observed by researchers of the dark web, the bad guys have been regaining interest in identity theft schemes involving physical letters. And in many cases, they can steal your mail without ever opening your mailbox. I’ll tell you what you can do to reduce your risk.

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