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Surge in credential stuffing attacks and Europe as a fraud epicentre, reveals data from Arkose Labs

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 13 Nov 2020

Arkose Labs has released new data-driven analysis of 2020 fraud trends that shows a rise in consumer digital traffic has corresponded with a rise in fraud attacks.

Arkose Labs, research, fraud trends, fraud attacks, digital traffic, retailers, Black Friday, ecommerce, payments

Bots more widespread than expected, 88% of companies find existing bot protection tools ineffective

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 29 Oct 2020

The 2020 Bot Landscape and Impact Report by Kount has revealed that bots are more widespread than expected, and 88% of companies find existing bot protection tools largely ineffective.

Kount, bot attacks, ecommerce, report, study, online fraud, bot detection, retail, fraud prevention

Four ways analysing digital behaviour can improve account opening fraud detection

Voice of the Industry | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 13 Oct 2020

Ayelet Biger-Levin, VP of Product Marketing at BioCatch, allows us to gain insight over how account opening fraud can be detected and/or avoided through studying digital behaviours

BioCatch, behavioural biometrics, fraud, account opening, fraud detection, digital behaviour, financial institutions, pandemic, fraud attacks, digital onboarding, fraud risk

Interview with Rebekah Moody, LexisNexis® Risk Solutions on cybercrime trends amid COVID-19

Interviews | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 12 Oct 2020

Rebekah Moody, Market Planning Director, Fraud & Identity, LexisNexis Risk Solutions shares with The Paypers what were the main fraud trends that the team has seen from analysis of the LexisNexis® Risk Solutions Digital Identity Network® between January and June 2020

LexisNexis Risk Solutions, Rebekah Moody, fraud, cybercrime, Digital Identity Network, Cybercrime Report, automated bot attacks, EMEA, customer journey, COVID-19, digital banking,

Ziglu opens crowdfunding round

News | Cryptocurrencies | 21 Sep 2020

Challenger and FCA-authorised Electronic Money Institution Ziglu have opened a crowdfunding round to the public. 

Ziglu, crowdfunding, challenger, FCA, authorisation, Electronic Money Institution, product development, global challenger, investors, crypto exchange, cryptocurrency, p2p payments, digital payments, UK account, digital assets, cyber-attacks, fiat currencies, 5th money laundering directive, crypto assets

LexisNexis Risk Solutions reveals new risks for EMEA in online channels during the pandemic

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 15 Sep 2020

LexisNexis Risk Solutions has released its biannual Cybercrime Report, which tracks global cybercrime activity from January 2020 through June 2020.

LexisNexis Risk Solutions, Cybercrime Report, cybercrime, COVID-19, LexisNexis Digital Identity Network, EMEA, desktop transactions, attack rate, UK, human-initiated cyberattacks, bot attacks, US, ecommerce, online payments, merchants, digital payments, account takeover, identity spoofing, chargeback, fraud

Fraudsters turn to Telegram app to steal payment card data

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 03 Sep 2020

Malwarebytes has revealed that some fraudsters are using the encrypted instant messaging app Telegram to steal payment card data from ecommerce sites.

Malwarebytes, fraudsters, Telegram, payment card data, ecommerce, Base64, bots, cybercriminals, malware, AffableKraut, skimming attacks, encryption

New Zealand bourse website hit by fresh cyberattack

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 31 Aug 2020

The New Zealand stock market has been hit by a fifth day of cyber-attacks, crashing its website.

New Zealand stock, cyber attacks, DDoS, fraud prevention, New Zealand, NZX, cybersecurity

USD 35mln raised by Socure for digital identity verification and fraud prevention

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 27 Aug 2020

Socure has raised USD 35 million to support the growth of the company’s ‘Day Zero’ digital ID verification and biometric technologies.

Socure, digital identity verification, fraud, biometrics, ID, financial institutions, attacks, regulations

iProov, Evernym to simplify onboarding and device binding for personal identity management

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 12 Aug 2020

Biometric authentication technology company iProov has partnered with self-sovereign identity (SSI) company Evernym to facilitate the onboarding process. 

iProov, Evernym, biometric authentication, SSI, iProov Genuine Presence Assurance, Connect.Me, digital identity, credentials, online onboarding, biometric facial scan, criminal impersonation, credential sharing, spoof attacks

Latest Mimecast research finds threat actors more motivated by money than intelligence or IP

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 06 Aug 2020

Mimecast has launched a report that provides technical analysis of US targeted attacks that attempted to infiltrate the security environment of Mimecast customers. 

Mimecast, report, spam, phishing, malware, ransomware, impersonation attacks, opportunistic attacks, targeted attacks, COVID-19

Fraud attacks double as COVID-19 transforms the digital economy, reveals Arkose Labs

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 05 Aug 2020

Arkose Labs has revealed new data showing the impact of the rapidly evolving nature of online fraud, during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Arkose Labs, report, online fraud, COVID-19, cybercrime, retail, cross-border attacks, fraudsters, human-driven attacks, in-game abuse attacks, application fraud, mobile attacks, Europe, North America

Fraud management during challenging times: learning from recent experience

Interviews | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 29 Jul 2020

Mark Strachan, Director, Cybersource Global Services, shares insights into best-practice approaches merchants can take in response to recent changes in consumer and fraudster behaviour

Mark Strachan, Cybersource, fraud, management, merchants, COVID-19, risks, transactions, screening, bot attacks, account takeover, chargeback, cards, fraud management, fraud prevention, ML, AI

LexisNexis' study finds 7.3% increase in fraud costs for US retailers

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 22 Jul 2020

LexisNexis Risk Solutions has released its 11th annual LexisNexis Risk Solutions 2020 True Cost of Fraud Study: e-Commerce/Retail Edition. 

LexisNexis Risk Solutions, fraud, US, retailers, ecommerce, fraud attacks, retail, synthetic identities, risks

Magento applies 2FA for protection against card skimming attacks

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 20 Jul 2020

Adobe has added two-factor authentication (2FA) via the Magento platform in response to the number of attacks where skimmer scripts are deployed on hacked ecommerce sites.

Magento, 2FA, fraud protection, card skimming, attacks, ecommerce, credit cards, fraud, accounts, authentication

Accertify reveals digital identity solution to fight account opening and ATO fraud

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 17 Jul 2020

Accertify has announced the launch of a new solution designed to help organisations address the significant rise in fraudulent online account openings and account takeovers. 

Accertify, launch, digital identity, account opening, account takeover fraud, identity theft, loyalty points, fraud, risks, bot attacks

Fintechs from UK, Europe, Australia, Canada targeted through malware by Evilnum, report

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 13 Jul 2020

Evilnum, an advanced and persistent threat group, has been targeting UK-based fintechs and others throughout Europe since 2018, according to ESET, an online security company.

fintechs, UK, Europe, Australia, Canada, malware, Evilnum, ESET, online security company, cyberattacks, phishing emails, spear-phishing, covid-19

Cosmic Lynx responsible for more than 200 BEC attacks against corporations

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 08 Jul 2020

Cosmic Lynx, a new group believed to be from the Russian cybercriminal space, has been responsible for more than 200 BEC attacks since July 2019, according to Agari researchers.

Cosmic Lynx, Russia, BEC, cybercrime, cybercriminals, business email compromise, return on investment, social engineering attacks, BEC attacks, FBI IC3 report, Fortune 500, Global 2000

SEON exposes the cybercrime problem the UK is currently facing

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 30 Jun 2020

SEON has announced insight into the scale of the cybercrime problem UK SMEs face, estimating that there may be 6,500 preventable cybercrimes committed against UK SMEs every day. 

fraud fight, SEON, cybercrime, UK, US, SME, cybercriminals, fraud, hackers, ATO, phishing, merchants, data breaches, bot attacks, ID theft, synthetic ID fraud, PSD2, Open Banking, APAC

Phishing emails that impersonate Wells Fargo target customers

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 24 Jun 2020

American Banker has reported that employees of large corporations are being targeted with phishing emails that impersonate the Wells Fargo security team.

Wells Fargo, phishing, attacks, calendar invites, fraud, fraudsters, security, personal accounts, cybersecurity, risks, cards, PIN