Here are some helpful hints for dealing with certain types of cybercrime:‎

If you've been the victim of identity theft, you should: Change your passwords for all of ‎your internet accounts. With a mix of upper and lowercase characters, numerals, and ‎symbols, make it long, strong, and distinct.‎‎


Any illegal or compromised credit or charge accounts should be closed. Notify the firms ‎that you believe someone is exploiting your identity and inquire about any illicit ‎transactions.‎‎‎


Consider what additional personal information could be in risk. Depending on the sort of ‎theft, you may need to call additional agencies.‎


Make a report to your local police department. A copy of the law enforcement report will ‎be required in your banks, creditors, other businesses, credit bureaus, etc.‎

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