Policy-based identity management platform Symmetry™ CONNECT from AMAG Technology ensures that only individuals with the agreed approvals and requirements have access to secure areas for the timeframe needed, helping organizations meet compliance requirements.
To combat the problem, the IRS updated its computer files to identify more fraudulent returns, and the major tax preparers have increased their security. However, as individuals’ tax returns are becoming more difficult to manipulate, thieves are taking aim at data belonging to tax return preparers and tax professionals, the payroll community, small employers and human resource departments.
People who identified themselves in a survey as “tech savvy” were 18 percent more likely to be victims of online identity theft. In addition those who said they had Ph.Ds were more frequently victims than high school graduates