Identity Guard with IBM Watson Review
System Requirements: N/A
Version: Identity Guard with Watson
Developer: Intersections Inc.
Price: $19.99 per month.
Identity Guard is a privacy and security service provided by Intersections Inc. which employs the use of IBM’s machine learning AI Watson. The identity is monitored online through the vast amount of information and AI searching for a match. Additional features ensure that clients Identity remains untacked. However, in case of Identity Theft company covers the expenses of legal and other fees, up to $1 million.
– Good for a family plan.
– Monitoring of personal data.
– Threat alerts.
– Personal risk assessment.
– Credit monitoring.
– Social privacy manager.
– Anti-phishing protection.
– Safe browsing tools.
– $1 million insurance in case of identity theft.
– Offers less than the competition.
– Not monitoring driver’s license number.
– Only providing monitoring services.
Identity Guard employs artificial intelligence developed by IBM to search online for user’s data. Every potential threat is reported back to the user through the mobile app. The company additionally provides security and protection software. The social privacy manager provides a risk assessment of user’s online profile, as well as actions recommended.
More Information about Identity Guard with IBM Watson
Identity Guard has been active since 1997 and has over 40,000 customers. Apart from monitoring personal information such as credit card account, SSN, name, street address, date of birth and other data, Identity Guard falls short in less risky information such as driver’s license number. The company provides a vault for the user to store all the personal information encrypted and protected. Although they provide an agent that will follow through the entire process in case of identity theft. Many users have complained they do not perform the actions themselves. In case of identity theft, the company provides the user with up to $1 million for expenses.