Article by W. Clay Crook-
Kelli Ross Grice was the special guest speaker at the March 2, 2020 meeting of the Lexington Rotary Club and talked about the modern problems of identity theft. “Years ago,” said Kelli Ross Grice, Manager and Assistant Vice President of Regions Bank in Lexington, “you thought of theft as being robbed at gun point or embezzlement, but with technological advancements there are more ways to be a thief, and it’s almost unimaginable of the lengths that they will go to make it happen.”
She outlined five different forms of modern identity theft: Phishing, which comes in email form; vishing, the annoying telephone calls we all get; smishing, which are fake text messages; pharming, which are the pop ups that occur while being online; and skimming, which are devices used to…
For complete coverage, see the March 11th edition of The Lexington Progress.