Rob Douglas is an information security consultant specializing in the investigation and prevention of identity theft and scams. Rob is one of the nation’s leading authorities on the use of social engineering, impersonation, fraud and pretext to steal personal information. For two decades, Rob has assisted the financial services sector, the telecommunications industry, the general business community, government and law enforcement agencies to better understand the scope and methodology of identity crimes through presentations, educational materials, auditing and consultation. In addition to providing consultation and expert witness services to the private and public sectors on all aspects of identity fraud and information security, Rob is the editor of the website IdentityTheft.info. Rob has been designated a Certified Identity Theft Risk Management Specialist by the Institute of Consumer Financial Education and received his certificate of completion for “Cybersecurity: Technology, Application and Policy” from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.