The Autofill feature fills a void in the web browsing habits of many. It eliminates the need to enter all your details when logging on your social media accounts or when checking out your basket after e-shopping. On Chrome and Safari browsers, however, danger lurks when you rely too much on autofill.
Tax related identity theft is a growing problem, as we saw with the Intuit Turbo Tax incidents earlier this year. Tax return identity theft is when someone uses another taxpayer’s name and social security number to file a fraudulent tax return for a refund.