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Neal O'Farrell new consumer security advisor for Intersections

Staff writer |
Chantilly, Va., USA - April 27, 2009, Chantilly, Va., USA - Intersections Inc. announced that security expert Neal O'Farrell will act as the company's Consumer Security Advisor.

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For the past 25 years, Mr. O'Farrell has worked as a top security advisor to financial organizations, government, military, intelligence, and Fortune 500 firms around the world. Today, he is one of the most vocal advocates for consumer identity theft education. A nationally recognized expert on cyber security and identity theft, Mr. O'Farrell was the driving force behind a number of national security awareness initiatives, including Think Security First, a non-profit partnership between Chambers of Commerce and cities across the country to improve cyber security education at a community level. Mr. O'Farrell is also credited with hosting the first Cyber Security Day, developing the Identity Theft Score, the first risk assessment to help consumers measure and manage their vulnerability to identity theft, and is a founding member of the Center for Information Security Awareness, a non-profit initiative to develop a national standard in employee security awaren