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Privacy Matters Symposium: A Federal Showcase

Privacy Matters Symposium: A Federal Showcase

On Tuesday, July 19, 2016, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will host the Privacy Matters Symposium: A Federal Showcase.

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What Is Identity Theft?

What Is Identity Theft?

Identity theft occurs when someone uses another person's Sensitive Personal Information (SPI)... For more resources on identity theft, visit the “More than a Number” site.

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Protect yourself from Facebook “Dislike” Scam

Protect yourself from Facebook “Dislike” Scam

Watch out for Facebook ads promoting a "dislike" button. Users who click the link are asked for personal information and forced to share the advertisement with their friends lists.

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Where Can I Find Resources about Identity Theft?

Where Can I Find Resources about Identity Theft?

For more resources on identity theft and prevention, visit “Identify Safety Services Resources” page on this site.

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Office of Privacy and Records Management

Who We Are

Under the leadership of the Director, the Office of Privacy and Records Management integrates privacy considerations into the ways in which the VA uses technologies and handles information. It also oversees activities related to creating, maintaining and using records.

What We Do

The Office of Privacy and Records Management, under the supervision of the Director, provides the following:

Develop guidance and assists in the identification, implementation, and maintenance of enterprise-wide information privacy policies and procedures ...

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