Police in Germany say a 20-year-old student has confessed to stealing and leaking personal details from 1,000 German politicians, celebrities and journalists, allegedly after bragging about the crime. More advanced attackers rarely make so much noise.
We no longer live in a Web only world. Consumers are increasingly interacting across multiple touchpoints, particularly digital channels. Today, over half of all transactions originate from a mobile device or app, and as a result, fraud in the mobile channel has increased over 600 percent in three years. With so many...
Account takeover is a rapidly growing arena for
cybercriminals. How can organizations strengthen
both authentication and authorization?
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In the wake of Equifax and other major breaches, sophisticated fraudsters are finding success as never before. Al Pascual of Javelin Strategy and Research discusses how identity impersonation is manifesting.
Account takeover is a rapidly growing arena for cybercriminals. How can organizations strengthen both authentication and authorization? Scott Olson of iovation, a TransUnion Company shares his insights.
Credential abuse attacks and identity theft incidents are rising, with attackers leveraging botnets to launch coordinated campaigns with high success rates, says Aseem Ahmed of Akamai Technologies, who shares best practices for mitigating the threats.
Thousands of emails from four senior aides within the National Republican Congressional Committee were exposed after their accounts were compromised for several months earlier this year, Politico reports. Few details have been released about the incident, which was investigated by Crowdstrike.
Security hygiene can be poor, and criminals know it. Fraudulent activity costs are in the billions worldwide across industries, and over 16 million consumers in the US were victims of identity theft or fraud in the past year. Learning to onboard new data at the speed of the business will ensure your fraud team can...
For security professionals, learning about the details of individual attacks is key to understanding the impact to their own environment. And that is exactly what this new report provides.
Download the 2018 State of the Internet / Security Report and learn from 12 months of stories drawing on key attacks such...
Dell and Dunkin Donuts have both initiated password resets after experiencing separate security incidents aimed at gaining access to customer accounts. The impacts of the attacks, however, appear to be limited.
Identity theft is the fastest growing
crime in the US. Globally, 1 in 60
online transactions are fraudulent.
That presents a huge financial
and reputational risk for regulated
businesses if they get their KYC
wrong. As more services move
online and fraud techniques mature,
document and biometric...
Identity risk management: it's more important
than ever. Traditional businesses are taking their
operations fully digital, and newer all-digital
businesses are growing. Both groups need to
onboard new users to their services remotely.
But they also need to monitor the risks to their
platform as their user base...
Identity fraud cost the United States $16.8 billion in 2017. For Financial Services, the issue is acute. Thanks to a recent spate of data breaches, SSNs and other traditional identifiers are no longer fit for purpose. But without identity verification, new customers can't be onboarded.
Increasingly strict KYC and...
As the global eCommerce market grows and fraudster methodology evolves, new fraud management approaches and tools are being introduced at a fast pace. Trying to stay on top of developments in the eCommerce fraud prevention landscape can be overwhelming and time consuming.
This guide is a comprehensive series of...