Idendego

Idendego Inc., Executive, Alena Marie Pastuch educates consumers about online identity protection prevention and the benefit of identity protection software

Press Release   •   Jan 20, 2010 20:00 EST

Regina, SK - Alena Pastuch, CEO of Idendego Inc., a developer and marketer of advanced personal and business online protection software programs, posts tips on protecting identity online. Recovering from the damage to one's good name, credit and finances after being a victim of identity theft is time consuming, expensive and frustrating. With valuable personal data residing in countless databases, personal computers and filing cabinets around the world, consumers rightly worry about protecting their identity from theft and other abuse. Identifty theft software is a reliable and effective solution to defend otherwise vulnerable consumers against ID theft, and to help victims execute effective recovery plans following a fraud. Victims of identity theft may be denied loans for education or housing because of their bad credit reports and can even be arrested for crimes they did not commit. "Everyone should ensure that they are knowledgeable about identity theft both online and offline, and make sure to take the proper safeguards for preventing identity theft", says Idendego Inc. CEO, Alena Pastuch

Idendego Inc. has posted these tips to help consumers protect their identity:

* Install a firewall on home computers to prevent hackers from accessing personal information from your hard drive

* Install and update virus protection software

* Protect your files that contain sensitive data with passwords. Create unique passwords with combinations of letters, numbers,   and symbols in upper and lower case.

* When disposing your computer, make sure that all data is securely wiped using specialist software to get everything off the hard drive

* Never respond to phishing emails

* When shopping online, only give your credit card information to companies with strong security protection

Preventing Identity Theft in Everyday Life:

* Shred all private records and statements

* Secure your mail by locking it or getting a P.O. box

* Never carry your social security card (or other cards that have that information on it)

* Never leave ATM, credit card, or gas receipts behind

* Always review your credit card statements carefully, and keep an eye on your credit report.

More than 90% of Identity Theft is the result of a spyware, adware or malware infection. These are software programs designed to steal information and send it over the Internet. Identity theft protection software is an excellent way to ensure that you identity remains protects. Keeping private information away from Internet thieves, hackers and spyware is the first step to remain protected.

About Idendego Inc.:

Idendego Inc. is committed to the development and marketing of state-of-the-art digital ID protection software for personal and business applications, including mobile phone programs designed to keep track of children and business software designed to protect against online ID theft. Headed up by CEO Alena Marie Pastuch, Idendego is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.

Idendego Inc. is committed to the development and marketing of state-of-the-art digital ID protection software for personal and business applications, including mobile phone programs designed to keep track of children and business software designed to protect against online ID theft. Headed up by CEO Alena Marie Pastuch, Idendego is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.