What is Identity Theft?

Identity theft refers to unauthorized collection of personal information to impersonate someone for monetary gain. Phishing mails, infected links, fake software, and unauthorized spying activities etc. are few ways how cybercriminals try to get hold of your financial details.

How to Prevent Identity Theft?

Advanced Identity Protector is the software that helps protect your identity and prevents your personal information from unauthorized access. It works in 3 simple steps.

Scan For Identity Traces

Once Advanced Identity Protector is installed just click ‘Start Scan Now’ to identify hidden personal information on your computer. Results are displayed categorically, so you can move important traces in Secure Vault and delete the rest.

Set Your Scan Preferences

Scan preferences can be set per ‘area’ and ‘type’. The software scans your system thoroughly to find identity exposing traces such as passwords, login details, email addresses and social security numbers etc.

Secure Your Identity

Once scan is complete, you can choose to delete and/or exclude information that you don’t want to lose. You also can transfer confidential information to Secure Vault, so it cannot be accessed by anyone except you.

Areas Where Identity Traces Are Stored

When you buy something online using either your Internet banking, credit/debit card, information like username, password, card number is stored in the browser and Windows registry. This data can be read by anyone who access your system or can be hacked. Therefore, to secure this data and to prevent identity fraud using a program that can scan your web browser, email client, windows registry, file, and documents is a smart idea.

Web browsers

All versions of Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome

E-mail Clients

Microsoft Outlook, Outlook Express, etc.

Windows Registry

Detects hidden information in Windows Registry
like bank details, card details, telephone number etc.

Files and Documents

All file formats such as doc, docx, xlsx
xls, pdf, txt, rtf etc.

Features & Screenshots

of Advanced Identity Protector