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Identity Management

The conveniences of modern technology and social media are an exploitation vector that criminal elements are taking advantage of.  Limiting personal online information to what is necessary and utilizing common sense security practices will aid the average person against identity theft and criminal targeting, this becomes even more important when traveling overseas.  This lesson complements the topics covered in the Security and Situational Awareness lesson and applies standard security practices the average person should implement to web browsers, e-mail, and social media accounts.  The goal of this lesson is to provide simple steps to tighten up the security settings and practices preventing inadvertent exposure of exploitable personal information.