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What are
Exposed Public Records?

Exposed public records include exposed personal profile information such as your DOB, contact information, employment and education records, relatives and associates, social profiles, and other personal details. In addition, exposed public records could include any online records such as criminal, driving, court, and other records that can be traced back to you.

What are Exposed Public Records?
Exposed Personal Profile

Exposed Personal Profile

Identity thieves can take advantage of you if any of your personal records and your personal details are available for them to gather online. Some of the information in your personal profile that may be exposed includes phone numbers, email addresses, usernames, and user IDs, social media profiles, dating profiles, web accounts, relatives and friends, date of birth, and other important personal data.

Exposed Online Records

Exposed Online Records

Public records may become exposed to anyone who tries to look them up, and those online records could include any arrests or criminal history records associated with you, driving records and driving violations, assets that you own, bankruptcies, liens and judgments, vital records such as marriages and divorces, and professional licenses that you have. You must keep an eye on what type of records are available on the Internet about you to prevent exposure and mitigate the likelihood of identity theft.

Leaked Contact Information

Leaked Contact Information

Whenever you provide your contact information online or when any public record is posted, there is always a chance identity thieves could get their hands on it and use it to steal your identity. Some of the contact information that may be purposefully or accidentally leaked could include your full phone number and email address, your physical address, and location, including past locations, your online usernames and user IDs that you use, your social media and web profiles and accounts, including dating websites, your employment history, education, relatives, and more.

Phished Identity Records

Phished Identity Records

Many fraudulent websites imitate legitimate sites to steal your personally identifiable information for the reasons of identity theft or a financial scam. Any time you submit a form, your personal information could be intercepted if you are not careful, especially if you use a service you do not know or are familiar with. Some of the stolen details could include your name, address, contact information, and any other account details that you have provided.

Breached Account Information

Breached Account Information

Identity thieves also steal your personal information from public records by breaching accounts. A data breach is where cybercriminals hack secure database systems to collect your personal details. Some of the types of breached account information may include an exposed personal profile with your full name, address, and contact information, as well as all your phone and email records, account registration records, and any personal information that you had provided before the breach occurred.

Incorrect & Erroneous Posted Records

Incorrect & Erroneous Posted Records

It is very important to make sure that the information and public records that appear in your name online are accurate and contain no errors. If the information is inaccurate, has errors, or is incomplete, your identity may be at risk. Often the errors will propagate throughout the Internet, and you will end up with wrong information being attributed to your identity profile. To make sure this does not happen, we strongly recommend that you check your public records for any inaccuracies or errors.

Exposed Private Data

Exposed Private Data

The type of information that identity thieves like to go after is usually the most important personally identifiable information about you, such as your DOB, your SSN, your phone numbers and email addresses, your family members and associates, employment information, and history. They may also target education records, social and web profiles and accounts, online usernames that you use, private user IDs and private images, videos, posts, chats, and other information.

Criminal, Court, & Driving Records

Criminal, Court, & Driving Records

Exposed public records may include information like arrests and criminal records, court records including bankruptcies, liens, and judgments, marriage and divorce records and other vital information. It may also include professional licenses, businesses, assets, driving records with citations and violations, car information, home information, and many other types of public records that can be posted about you online and on government and commercial websites, accounts, and services.

How Can I Protect My Public Records From Being Exposed?

Public Records Monitoring Public Records Monitoring

You can sign up with our identity protection service, and we will monitor your public records and alert you if any new records are posted or if we detect any changes to your existing public records. This will help you keep an eye on what types of public records are available about you on the Internet, and you will be able to monitor that information with our service. It is very important that you monitor your public records because that may help prevent you from becoming a victim of identity theft.

Public Profile Security Public Profile Security

It is up to you to make sure that information that is publicly available about you is correct, complete, and current. Keeping an eye on that information is part of our identity theft protection. Keep your public records information secure by knowing what is available about you online and controlling the personal details that are available about you to other people, including identity thieves.

Internet Safety Internet Safety

Make sure you are using the Internet safely by only providing your personal information to accredited businesses that are verifiable and trustworthy to help prevent identity theft. Always make sure that you are on a secure and safe website when providing personal information. Never enter your birthdate or social security number online to keep them away from identity thieves.

Verify Your Public Identity Verify Your Public Identity

Run one of our free scans to check and verify your public identity and your public records. We will instantly let you know what types and how many of your public records are available online and potentially exposed for others to see. We look for combinations of your personally identifiable information such as your name, address, DOB, and other data to show you how much of your profile is currently exposed.

Protect Your Accounts Protect Your Accounts

Protect your public records from being leaked from your breached or hacked personal accounts. You can run one of our free scans to instantly verify if any of your personal information had been breached, leaked, or exposed and is available for other people to view, including identity thieves. Enroll in our identity theft monitoring and protection service to keep an eye on your public records and keep your identity safe.

Check Public Records Sources Check Public Records Sources

We strongly recommend that you check public records sources by running one of our free scans, to see how much information from your public records is exposed to others. We will show you the information that is associated with your profile, and you will be able to verify the accuracy and content of the information. If any new public record is posted or if we detect a change in existing information, you will get an alert and can see what has changed or what has been added to your identity profile.

Popular Questions About Public Records

What are public records?

Public records are available on the Internet and could include criminal records, arrests, driving records, assets, bankruptcies, liens, judgments, marriages, divorces, professional licenses, businesses, and many other types of records.

Do public records include personal details?

Yes, almost all types of public records could include personally identifiable information about you that include name, address, locations, phone numbers, email addresses, usernames, social profiles, relatives and associates, employment, education, date of birth and many other types of personal data.

What is a public record exposure?

A public records exposure is an event where your personal information is publicly posted online for anyone to see when the information is accidentally or deliberately leaked. The details may show up on scam sites, underground sources, and other online locations. To see if any public records are exposed about, you can run one of our free scans and check out the report summary.

What types of public records can be exposed?

Many types of public records may be exposed such as your business and professional licenses, vital records such as birth, marriage, and divorce records, liens and judgments, bankruptcies, asset information, driving records, and driving violations, arrests and police records, court records, criminal records, civil records, and many other types.

Is my personal profile considered a public record?

An exposed personal profile can be part of exposed public records that are associated with you and your particular identity profile. Your personal profile contains a lot of personally identifiable information about you, such as DOB, education, employment, relatives, associates, social media profiles, web profiles, online accounts, images, videos, usernames, user IDs, email addresses, and phone numbers.

How can my public records become exposed?

Your public records can become exposed by simply being posted online and available for anyone to lookup. We strongly recommend that you run one of our free scans to verify how much information about you is exposed and to check the accuracy and content of the public records that are associated with you.

Can I look up my public records?

Yes, run one of our free scans with your information, and we will show you all available public records that are out on the Internet and are associated with your profile. We will provide you with a free summary report with all public records counts that we can find. Use the free scan to check the likelihood that your exposed public records could affect your identity theft protection.

Is public records monitoring included with identity theft protection?

Yes, public records monitoring is included with our identity theft protection service. We will monitor your personal information, including all available public records, to alert you of any additions or changes to your public records profile.

How can I check if I have exposed public records?

To check if you have exposed public records, fill out a search form and run one of our free scans to instantly see what public records are available about you and what types of public records we consider exposed. We will present you with a free summary report of your records and personal details so you can verify what information is being exposed.

Can I check if I have exposed public records for free?

Absolutely. We encourage you to use one of our many free scans to check what types of information and records are exposed instantly and safely. The lookup is entirely free, and you will be presented with a comprehensive report summary of your identity profile, including exposed personal profile and exposed public records.

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