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Computer Security 2 Tingting Liu Computer Security is the protection of computing systems and the data they store or access. Nowadays, many people rely on computers to do homework, work, and create or store useful information. Therefore, it is important for the information to be stored and kept properly. It is also extremely important to protect computers from data loss, misuse, and abuse. Hence, when the misuse of computer security happens, identity theft comes out to the public. Identity theft is a crime in which an imposter obtains key pieces of personally identifiable information without your permission. They could use your name and address, credit card or bank account numbers, etc. Identity thieves gather personal information from social media sites. When you use social media, you are posting personal information. The more you post, the more vulnerable you become hacked. Mostly, people like to like to update their whereabouts at any time, where you
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