Most people have two identities these days. They have their online identity and they have their offline identity. Make sure you are able to protect your online identity with the use of the proper password usage.
Identity Theft is a well publicised and growing problem, in part fuelled by the boom in internet shopping and the ever increasing popularity of credit cards.
Before, the bad guys would try to passively get you to go to the website by sending an email with a link in it. Now that is not the case anymore. Now some of the bad guys out there will try to hit you with a piece of malware that will force you to go the website.
People who fall victim to online identity theft instantly have their bank accounts cleaned out as well their identities taken and transactions made using their credit card details.
The information that you need to have on display when you are searching for job can tell a lot about you. And it might provide the ammunition for an enterprising black hat hacker to take advantage of. It only takes a small amount of information to make this happen and you are providing more than enough when you search for a job.