Essays Tagged: "Social Security number"

Identity Theft: The Invisible Crime

eal bits of your personal information: your bank and credit card account numbers; your income; your Social Security number (SSN); or your name, address, and phone numbers. An identity thief obtains so ...

(6 pages) 305 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Identity theft

gives another person's name and personal information such as a drivers' license, date of birth, or Social Security number to a police officer during an investigation or an arrest. Or the imposter may ...

(1 pages) 77 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

"Personal Privacy vs. National Security" Essay deals with the Patriot Act with comparison and coments dealing with George Orwell's "1984."

ger knows your shoe size, your shirt size, what you're interested in, where you live, and even your social security number. Sounds a bit like something out of Orwell's 1984. Seem a bit far off? Not re ...

(2 pages) 112 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Pub Life.

k) on only a few occasions. No, I didn't get kicked out because they found out about my age from my social security number, they still thought I was 18. It's just that you gotta be 21 to actually touc ...

(2 pages) 24 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Identity Theft, Crime of the Future

use spam to deceive consumers into disclosing their credit card numbers, bank account information, Social Security numbers, passwords, and other sensitive information.According to the Federal Trade C ... ng for personal information, including credit card numbers, personal identification numbers (PINs), social security numbers, banking numbers, and passwords. Another example occurred in January 2003 wh ...

(7 pages) 291 1 4.6 Nov/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

SSN America the Free?

thing but nine numbers. The people should not even have names, just this number. This number is our social security number. Some would call it proof that we, as individuals, exist. This essay will dis ... uld call it proof that we, as individuals, exist. This essay will discuss the pros and cons of this social security number that we desperately need to have.When social security numbers were first issu ...

(5 pages) 34 0 1.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Idenity Theft

n them, do not put your credit card numbers on unsecured sites and be cautious to who you give your social security number to. The government is also making new law to protect against theft and harshe ... tant that you are not careless with receipts, report stolen cards immediately, be careful with your social security number and all of your personal information. As you do your part the government is u ...

(1 pages) 58 0 5.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Identity theft

enough when the thief commits a crime under your identity.The thief starts out by finding out your social security number, your name, address, birthday, what you do and more information necessary for ... that there are thing you don't have but are bought.Preventing Identity theft is quite simple. Your social security number is basically your identification, and it is vital information of yourself. Mo ...

(2 pages) 86 0 3.5 Aug/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law


ser put all the needed information in order. The program will ask the user for information such as: Social security numbers, first and last names GPR, balance, credit hours, etc. When the user needs t ... student, using a retrieve function he or she can select any student just by entering the student's social security number. The program can add or delete any student from it database. When the user sa ...

(1 pages) 602 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The College Of Depaul

_______________________________ last first middle former last name social security number Current Mailing Address _____________________________________________________ ...

(6 pages) 27 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Identity Theft: what is it?

e PaperWhat is identity theft?Identity theft occurs when someone steals personal information (name, social security, address, phone numbers, or passport number, and so on) and uses it to extort money ... passwords for your accounts. Not a name of a person-make it up!Memorize all your passwords and your social security number. Never write them down anywhere.Do not put your telephone number on your chec ...

(3 pages) 100 0 3.2 Jul/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Community Oriented Policing

dentity can occur in many different ways this problem is much more than just a misuse of a person's social security number, it can also take place by credit card and mail fraud (Identity Theft 2006).I ...

(6 pages) 147 1 4.8 Dec/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Idnetity Theft

r other crimes. The most common forms of identity theft occur when someone obtains another person's social security number, driver's license number, date of birth, and uses it to open a fraudulent ban ... organization in an electronic communication (phishing)•Phishing: is a criminal activity using social engineering techniques. Phishers attempt to fraudulently acquire sensitive information, such ...

(2 pages) 52 1 5.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Credit Card Fraud

e is. If a dishonest person gets a hold of any type of private information about someone, such as a social security number, date of birth, address, mother?s maiden name, etc., then that person could a ...

(6 pages) 71 0 2.3 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Busy Law

oncepts such as credit card fraud and stealing ones identity affect today's society. Accessing ones social security number, address, telephone number, occupation and credit card number is more availab ...

(1 pages) 512 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Facts about Food

ed using number 2 pencil. Blacken the space completely and erase carefully. Be sure to include your social security number and color of the top sheet of your exam on the answer sheet. Good luck and Ha ...

(6 pages) 28 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology


ere enacted to offer further security of an individual's protected health information (PHI) such as social security number, date of birth, medical history to include previous or on going illnesses, pa ...

(3 pages) 166 0 3.0 May/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

The Sentence (Identity Theft)

ng behind the crime, and the sentence that the offender receives because of it. A person stealing a social security number along with a birth certificate and other very personal information and then u ...

(3 pages) 24 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Ethics in the Army

supposed to be done. One thing that I believe is a big issue in the Military Services is the use of social security numbers as being our primary source of identification. Every piece of paper we sign, ... ece of paper we sign, all official documents, and even our military ID card still contains our full social security number. I have seen individuals that are careless with their information and are so ...

(3 pages) 16 0 1.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

My paper discusses how applied information management systems have a variety of risks and the different types of security you can get.

d user to find sensitive information" (58). Here, a hacker can figure out one's credit card number, social security number, and password. Obviously, there are many privacy issues with information tech ... iruses, worms, Trojan programs, logic bombs, backdoors, blended threats, denial-of-service-attacks, social engineering, and rootkits. All of these are examples of different threats that could mess up ...

(8 pages) 11 0 0.0 Apr/2012

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > E-commerce