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SAN JOSE, California – January 25, 2016 Quarterly report examines cybercrime attacks detected by the ThreatMetrix Digital Identity Network, that analyzes more 15 billion transactions each year ThreatMetrix®, The Digital Identity Company™, today released its “ThreatMetrix® Cybercrime Report: Q4 2015.” From October through December 2015, The ThreatMetrix Digital Identity Network (The Network) detected and stopped…

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Feb 10 Will Online Fraud Give Firms a Torrid Time in 2016?

The ‘digital first’ economy went from strength to strength in 2015, helping transform the way we all do business. But latest analysis of fraud attacks shows that alongside these huge benefits, more and more firms have ended up losing money and customer trust thanks to cybercriminals. The truth is that the bad guys have become…

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Does Privacy Still Matter in a Post-Breach World?

Privacy is currently an extremely hot topic.  From public outrage over government surveillance techniques, to the way companies like Facebook store and use our data, to the illegal selling of identity credentials on the dark web. Personal information is everywhere, floating in the ether of cyberspace and companies are being forced to do more to…

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Feb 01 Now Open: Digital Identity Summit 2016 Call For Speakers

In today’s digital and mobile-first landscape, fighting fraud and strengthening security on a global scale constantly requires new solutions, new ways of thinking, and a new ecosystem of business partners. The ThreatMetrix Digital Identity Summit convenes the best and brightest minds from leading e-commerce companies, financial institutions and government entities to discuss today’s best practices…

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SAN JOSE, Calif. – Feb. 1, 2016 Former NSA Director and U.S. Army Gen. Keith Alexander to lead lineup with keynote address on cross-border cybersecurity ThreatMetrix®, The Digital Identity Company™, issued today a call for speakers for its annual event, Digital Identity Summit 2016, Oct. 12-14, 2016, at the Terranea Resort and Spa in Rancho…

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Jan 28 Data Privacy and Security: Bridging the Gap

Facilitating shared intelligence in an increasingly strict data privacy landscape. Happy Data Privacy Day! Coordinated by the National Cyber Security Alliance, this is held every year to raise awareness and empower businesses and individuals to better protect their privacy. However, with data breaches hitting the headlines with increased regularity and EU reforms promising wide-reaching and…

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Jan 15 Balancing Security and Privacy Following the CISA Ruling

By: Reed Taussig, president and CEO, ThreatMetrix Amid a flurry of controversy, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) passed in the U.S. Senate in late October by a 74-21 vote. If signed into law by President Obama, the bill will enable businesses to share cyber threat data with the government in an effort to prevent…

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SAN JOSE, California – January 14, 2016 2015 momentum included doubling of transaction volume, new product innovations and strengthened market leadership in authenticating digital personas ThreatMetrix®, The Digital Identity Company™, today announced several calendar year 2015 company milestones and expectations for continued momentum throughout the coming year. Leveraging the reach and volume of its network,…

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Jan 08 Fraud Top Ten Tips: The Cybersecurity Breach Aftermath

Protecting against downstream fraud attacks in the wake of large-scale security breaches. Digital companies can no longer trust static login and user credentials.  In the wake of all the large-scale data breaches we’ve seen in the last few years, stolen data such as login credentials and payment details is being widely leveraged by cybercriminals for…

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SAN JOSE, California – January 7, 2016 Upcoming Webinar: Balancing Fraud and Customer Engagement for the Digital Economy ThreatMetrix®, The Digital Identity Company™, is hosting a webinar featuring instant lending pioneer Kabbage and international financial services consulting firm Aite Group on Wednesday, January 13 from 11:00 a.m.– 12:00 p.m. PST. Titled “Balancing Fraud and Customer…

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