Online Trust Alliance Names Intersections Inc. and Identity Guard to the 2017 Online Trust Honor Roll
Intersections and Identity Guard were both recognized for six consecutive years now in the Honor Roll and specifically in the last two years as "Top of the Class." This title distinguishes companies that score in the top 5% of the 1,000 consumer facing web sites in the
"We are excited to have
Identity fraud is an issue that touches the lives of many Americans and the commitment of Intersections and Identity Guard to security and protection for their members includes a strict adherence to data security and responsible privacy practices.
As the only comprehensive, independent online trust benchmark study, the ninth annual OTA Online Trust Audit evaluates websites in three categories: consumer protection, responsible privacy practices and security. Based on a composite weighted analysis, sites that scored 80 percent or better overall, without failing in any category, received Honor Roll status.
Identity Guard is pleased that OTA has once again recognized not only its own achievements, but also the company's commitment to collaboration with the rest of the industry to enhance its data protection and privacy practices. "The websites that made the Honor Roll should be proud of their accomplishments," said OTA Founder and Chairman Emeritus
OTA audited approximately 1,000 consumer-facing websites. It found that 52 percent of analyzed websites qualified for the Honor Roll. Companies in the Consumer services category scored the highest out of any industry with 76 percent earning an Honor Roll designation. More details about the 2017 OTA Online Trust Audit & Honor Roll is at https://otalliance.org/TrustAudit.
About Identity Guard
Identity Guard is a proactive identity theft protection service that delivers premium solutions to help busy families and individuals take control over their personal and private information. Identity Guard services help educate and empower individuals to protect themselves from the growing threat of identity theft with premier identity protection and credit monitoring solutions. Identity Guard is provided by
OTA is an initiative within the
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