John Krebs

John Krebs
Attorney
Federal Trade Commission

John Krebs is an attorney with the FTC’s Division of Privacy and Identity Protection, where he currently leads the Identity Theft Program. The program seeks to protect consumers by enforcing several statutes and rules pertaining to identity protection or the safeguarding of personal information that, if compromised, could result in identity theft. The FTC also provides resources for identity theft victims, including IdentityTheft.gov, and conducts extensive outreach to consumers, businesses and law enforcement on identity protection matters. John also served as a litigator in the FTC’s data security litigations.