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Ziglu opens crowdfunding round

21 Sep 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

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

15 Sep 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

03 Sep 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

31 Aug 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

27 Aug 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

12 Aug 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

06 Aug 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

05 Aug 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

29 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

22 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

20 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

17 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

13 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

08 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

30 Jun 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

24 Jun 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

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

Kaspersky researchers found a new fraudulent technique that steals online payment details

23 Jun 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Kaspersky researchers have uncovered a new technique for stealing users’ payment information on online shopping websites, dubbed web skimming. 

Kaspersky, researchers, fraudulent technique, online shoppers, payment details, web analytics, fraud, credit cards, accounts, ID, skimming attacks, payment account logins, malicious code

iProov's facial biometric system to be used by Eurostar's users for contactless travel

22 Jun 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Spoof-resistant opt-in biometric authentication tech company iProov has announced that its technology will be used to facilitate the speed and safety of train travel.

iProov, contactless payments, travel, Eurostar, railway, biometrics, authentication, facial checks, ID documents, identity, boarding, kiosk, safety, criminal attacks, deep fakes

iProov, NorthRow partner to facilitate customer due diligence

11 Jun 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Spoof-resistant biometric authentication technology company iProov has announced its partnership with regtech specialists NorthRow

iProov, partnership, regtech, NorthRow, customer due diligence, fintech, AML, onboarding, remote transactions, SCA, criminal attacks, fraud protection, financial crime, facial verification, compliance

iProov unveils cybersecurity report and provides bkynd with its biometric authentication services

04 Jun 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

A new research published by iProov has found that nearly one in six people in the UK have attempted to defeat facial recognition systems with spoofs. 

iProov, cybersecurity, bkynd, biometrics, authentication, UK, US, facial recognition, spoofs, cybersecurity, attacks, identity, risks, password, accounts, startup, COVID-19, coronavirus, pandemic