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The end of the silver bullet era in fraud prevention

Voice of the Industry | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 20 Jan 2023

Han Sahin, CEO of ThreatFabric, explains why financial institutions should avoid investing in a ‘silver bullet’ solution to fight and prevent fraud, and offers advice on how to protect against future attacks

fraud detection, malware, bot attacks, banks, KYC, APP fraud, biometrics, two-factor authentication

World Bank provides Indonesia with USD 250 mln

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 05 Jan 2023

World Bank Group’s International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) has provided Indonesia USD 250 million to help strengthen the country’s civil registration.

investment, digital identity, banks, biometrics, transactions

Eight Australian airports employ IDEMIA's end-to-end border control solution

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 05 Jan 2023

Identity tech company IDEMIA has announced that the Australian Department of Home Affairs has installed its technology for border control in eight international airports.

biometrics, identity verification, identity fraud, digital identity, fraud prevention

Address payment fraud with a new approach to risk management

Interviews | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 16 Dec 2022

Ravi Loganathan, Head of Financial Institution Services at Sardine, describes how the financial sector can improve fraud detection and compliance across traditional and decentralised finance.


fraud management, data, biometrics, fintech, DeFi, cryptocurrency, financial services, APP fraud, KYC

Trends in the fraud and payments space for 2023

Voice of the Industry | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 16 Dec 2022

Christian Mangold, the CEO of Fraugster, a payment intelligence company serving the ecommerce and payments ecosystem, shares what should retailers watch out for in terms of fraud in 2023 and get ready

artificial intelligence, machine learning, fraud management, ecommerce, AMLD6, KYC, web3, biometrics, BOPIS

OwnID offers passkeys support to Shopify Plus stores

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 13 Dec 2022

Internet passwordless infrastructure provider OwnID has announced the release of Passkeys support for Shopify Plus stores to reduce drop rates and increase conversion.

product launch, online authentication, biometrics, fraud prevention, merchant fraud, checkout optimisation , fraud detection

Accenture reports cash remains popular in the UK

News | Payments General | 12 Dec 2022

Accenture has carried out a survey which highlights that the second most popular payment method amongst UK-based consumers is cash.

research, survey, payments , payment methods, cash, debit card, credit card, Tap-to-Pay, ecommerce, biometrics

Thales releases multimodal biometric pod for improved security at borders

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 07 Dec 2022

France-based technology company Thales has launched a pod that uses ‘iris & face’ capture and recognition for ID verifications at borders.

biometrics, product launch, identity verification, fraud prevention, digital identity

FICO Survey reveals UK consumers prefer Banks with increased fraud protection

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 06 Dec 2022

Global analytics software company FICO has released a new survey which shows that fraud protection can be a differentiator when Brits choose a financial account provider.

FICO, fraud prevention, survey, biometrics, identity verification

Tackling the challenges of scams and fraud in 2023's economic landscape

Voice of the Industry | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 05 Dec 2022

Fraudsters and scammers don’t take a festive break, says Callsign’s Sarah Whipp. That’s why it’s important to start new year’s resolutions in December.

scam, fraud detection, account takeover, COVID-19, financial institutions, two-factor authentication, transactions , biometrics, banks, payments

IDEX Biometrics and M-Tech to bring biometric payment cards in India

News | Cards | 30 Nov 2022

Norway-based IDEX Biometrics has partnered with tech provider M-Tech Innovations to bring biometric payment card in India by 2023.

partnership, biometrics, debit card, credit card, biometric authentication

Visa releases updated security roadmap in Cambodia

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 29 Nov 2022

Visa has launched a series of new payment security measures in Cambodia to help fight cybercrime and protect the payments ecosystem.

Visa, cybersecurity, biometrics, fraud prevention, risk management

Infineon partners Fingerprints to improve biometric payment cards

News | Cards | 25 Nov 2022

Germany-based Infineon has partnered Sweden-based Fingerprints to launch a plug-and-play turnkey solution for biometric payment cards.

biometric authentication, biometrics, partnership, contactless payments, product launch

Electronic identification made easy thanks to self-sovereign identity

Voice of the Industry | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 25 Nov 2022

Raffael Grob, Senior Product Manager at Netcetera, talks about the new era of electronic identification with the help of self-sovereign identity, an ecosystem that provides complete transparency for consumers about the use of their digital IDs.

KYC, eKYC, digital signature, digital identity, PSD2, regulation, data protection, data privacy, data, biometrics, biometric authentication

Sella launches biometric card trial

News | Cards | 22 Nov 2022

Italy-based Sella has partnered IDEMIA to launch a biometric recognition card trial enabling people to make payments with their fingerprint via a small chip sensor.

partnership, product launch, card scheme, payments , payment processing, biometrics, biometric authentication, digital identity, identity method

Fingerprints partners Tag Systems to launch biometric payment cards

News | Cards | 09 Nov 2022

Sweden-based biometrics company Fingerprints has partnered Andorra-based Tag Systems to launch contactless biometric payment cards.

biometrics, contactless payments, product launch, partnership

Mojo Vision tests smart contact lens on Alexa Shopping List

News | Ecommerce | 04 Nov 2022

Mojo Vision has announced the development of a potential consumer implementation of Alexa Shopping List on its smart contact lens prototype, Mojo Lens.

partnership, biometrics, shopping, ecommerce, retail, customer experience, artificial intelligence, digitalisation, digital identity

Digital ID wallets and their broader adoption: The US model vs. the EU way

Interviews | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 04 Nov 2022

Jenn Markey, Vice President for Product Marketing at Entrust, analyses the main differences and similarities between the popularity of digital ID wallets in the EU and the US, emphasising on the need of a cross-border infrastructure to maintain the data privacy while enhancing payments and boosting the overall user experience. 

biometrics, biometric authentication, cross-border logistics, digital wallet, digital identity, digital assets, digital payments, multi-factor authentication, online authentication

Tencent's WeChat launches palm print enabled payment mini programme

News | Payments General | 14 Oct 2022

Tencent’s China-based social media platform WeChat has launched a mini-programme that enables palm print payments.

product launch, payment methods, biometrics, biometric authentication, payments , mobile payments, facial recognition

Getting to grips with CBDC

Voice of the Industry | Payments General | 29 Sep 2022

We have been hearing about Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) on an almost daily basis. Jesper Domargård from IDEMIA explains CBDC in very simple terms, together with what kind of ‘financial animal’ CBCD is.

CBDC, Bitcoin, stablecoin, payment methods, cryptocurrency, credit card, debit card, biometrics