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Identity Theft 1.4 Million Victims Monthly
Robofraud $9 Billion Annually

TSF Book Cover SmallIdentity theft is the crime of this century, and in partnership with cybercrime it impacts every business, workplace and consumer in some way, directly or indirectly.

Identity theft and cybercrime are two sides of the same coin, equal partners in the same crime spree, and it’s hard to fight one without understanding its connections to the other.

Think Security First lays out those connections, in the most unique and comprehensive guide of its kind. The eBook provides every consumer and small business owner with one of most detailed and easy-to-read insights into these crimes and the people behind them.

Written by one of the world’s most experienced consumer security experts, and drawn from more than three decades of global security experience, the book explains in very simple terms all the threats that have emerged from the worlds of identity theft and cybercrime, what’s coming next, and what your best defense strategies should be.

No more confusing advice, no more pointless recommendations – just straight-to-the-point wisdom from a highly respected and straight-talking expert who’s been fighting these crimes and criminals for longer than almost any other expert alive today.



  • More than 30 chapters and 275 pages of easy-to-use advice.
  • Covers identity theft, malware, hacking and hackers, organized cybercrime, tax fraud, ransomware, passwords, data breaches and everything in between.
  • Interviews with some of the most notorious identity thieves and cybercrooks.
  • Real life stories of cases, victims, and criminal schemes.
  • A list of more than 50 great security and privacy products that are absolutely free.
  • A Personal Security Checklist.
  • A Small Business Security Checklist.


“Bottom line? Neal O’Farrell knows what he’s talking about. If you want to protect yourself, your loved ones, and your business from today's identity thieves and cybercriminals, read this book."

Brett "GOllumfun" Johnson, former US Most Wanted Cybercriminal, founder of the Shadowcrew hacker network, and the Original Internet Godfather

Meet the Author
Neal O'Farrell is considered one of the rarest security experts, one of the longest serving, and with more than 35 years speaking, teaching, training, writing and working in security and privacy globally. Tough-talking and outspoken, award-winning, documentary maker, founder of the Identity Theft Council, Fellow of the EP3 Foundation, former member of the Federal Communications Commission's Cybersecurity Roundtable, and the first expert to be allowed to interview notorious identity thieves in prison. Meet him.

*The new edition of Think Security First! will soon be available for Amazon Kindle and as a paperback.

Contact Neal O'Farrell at (925) 914 0248 (EST) or by email at emailme(at)nealofarrell.com to learn more about the book, the author, and how we can help your audiences and organization.