This week's top news and views: Version 2.0 of the PCI Data Security Standard hits the streets and takes effect Jan. 1. And Identity theft is on the rise, and a new study from FinCEN finds that it's not cyberattacks that are compromising most consumers -- it's family and friends.
He thought he was in a safe place, but this near victim of identity theft learned that leaving personal items in clear view, even in a locked car, can lead to a trail of paper loss and stolen identity.
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