Texas Lawmakers Pass Bill That Could Silence RobocallsThe 214 and 817 area codes rank among the highest in the nation in the number of robocalls received, according to the Robocall Index by Youmail.
Texas Bill Could Result In Fewer RobocallsLast weekend, lawmakers finalized the language of a bill that limits who can buy your personal information from the state.
Fort Worth Family Says Amazon Kindle Fire Hacked, Stranger Asks Child For Name, Address“My fourth child was having some designated quiet time on his Kindle. The Amazon Kindle Fire that is specifically for children,” said mom Alex Pitzer.
Look Out For COVID-19 Scams Related To Tests, Trials And Cures“The scammers are often very good at what they do” Reid Tepfer, an attorney at the Federal Trade Commission told the CBS 11 I-Team.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Sues Clinic For Alleged Fraudulent Coronavirus TestingAccording to the AG's office, Clinica Hispana claims its tests can diagnose an active infection, but the tests used by the clinic are not approved for such use.
Highland Park Police Department Warns Community Of Scam Phone CallsThe Highland Park Department of Safety is warning residents about a phone scam where the caller impersonates an officer and tries to procure personal information from potential victims.
Security Experts Warn Of Elevated Threat Of Medical ID Theft During Coronavirus PandemicWhen it comes to privacy protection, not all providers are created equal.
Scammers Using Text Messages About Stimulus Checks To Try To Get Your Personal InformationIn a classic case of phishing, these texts usually contain links to unsecure websites.
I-Team: Texas DMV Made $3M Last Year Selling Drivers' Personal InformationThe information sold includes drivers’ names, addresses, phone numbers, emails and vehicle identification information.
Wednesday Is The Deadline To File A Claim In The Equifax Data BreachAnyone looking for compensation from the Equifax data breach that affected nearly 150 million people has until Wednesday to file a claim.
Scam Alert: Fraudulent Callers Claim To Be From Texas Attorney General's OfficeTexas AG Ken Paxton is warning about callers claiming to be members of the OAG’s Crime Victim Services Division and trying to get people to share personal information.
Texas Health Improperly Mails Bills, Patient's Personal Data Sent OutA billing error led to personal information about some of a major nonprofit healthcare system's patients to be sent to other patients in the mail.
Check Your Eligibility For A Portion Of The $700M Equifax Data Breach SettlementIf you're among 147 million Americans whose credit data was compromised in the 2017 Equifax data breach you may be eligible for compensation.
Beware Of These Scams On Amazon Prime DayAs Amazon Prime Day kicks off the surge in internet traffic is also likely to attract scammers looking to steal your data and payment details.
How To Remove Your Personal Information From MyLife.Com, White Pages And InteliusHere are step by step instructions to get your personal information removed from the three websites.