Fraud Prevention

‘Twas the Fight Before Christmas: Online Fraud Prevention and Retail’s All-Important Holiday Season

With the holiday shopping season about to kick into high gear in the U.S., online sales are expected to reach a record $107.4 billion in the U.S.—a 14-percent increase over 2016. But that’s if this all-important season isn’t derailed by...

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Armen Najarian
Posted November 20, 2017
Cybercrime

Cybercrime: Exploiting Security Weaknesses in Online Merchant Platforms

Cybercrime has evolved from individual lone wolves committing fraud purely for personal profit into a sophisticated and networked criminal industry. As this criminal industry has grown, so has the scope of its many illicit activities – including raising and laundering...

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Vanita Pandey
Posted November 16, 2017
Digital Identity

Digital Identity: How to Deliver Trusted eCommerce in Just One Click

How did a small company that started as a new type of online bookstore become one of the biggest success stories in eCommerce? Amazon’s approach focused on the logistics of distribution as central to the online retail experience, then supercharged...

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Armen Najarian
Posted November 14, 2017
Cybercrime

Cybercrime Report: Five eCommerce Predictions for Holiday 2017

New data from the latest ThreatMetrix Cybercrime Report has online retailers bracing for what’s shaping up to be either the jolliest of holiday seasons—or the Nightmare before Christmas. Retailers enter the season quite bullish. Holiday e-commerce spending in the U.S....

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Vanita Pandey
Posted November 13, 2017
Fraud Prevention

Fraud Prevention: Three “Singles Day” Lessons for Online Retailers

Memo to online retailers: We’re all “Singles” now. With Singles Day 2017 set to shatter last year’s record of $17.8 billion in online sales, the dynamics fueling its success offer key lessons for every retailer looking to achieve revenue growth...

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Alisdair Faulkner
Posted November 10, 2017
Mobile

Mobile App Security: Fake ‘WhatsApp’ Fools Millions and Puts Businesses at Risk

Mobile app security is a hot topic this week after a fake version of WhatsApp fooled more than 1 million users who downloaded it from Google Play. Innocuously named “Update WhatsApp Messenger,” the fraudulent app was featured in the ever-popular...

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Vanita Pandey
Posted November 9, 2017
Fraud Prevention

Online Fraud Prevention: Scaling for Singles Day — and Beyond

We scaled for “Singles Day,” so you don’t have to. The fourth-quarter selling season is about to get underway – beginning with China’s Singles Day on November 11. However, the excitement over this upcoming sales boon comes amid expectations for...

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Andreas Baumhof
Posted November 8, 2017
Cybercrime

Data Breaches: Fresh Ammunition for Cybercriminals Drives Increase in Cyberattacks

Data breaches have become a common fact of life in the digital economy. But recent months have seen data breaches on a scale that has dominated even mainstream news. For digital citizens, these breaches result in a flurry of activity...

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Alisdair Faulkner
Posted November 7, 2017
Digital Identity

Singles Day: Feeding the Frenzy by Focusing on the Experience

For those who aren’t familiar, Singles Day, which takes place annually on November 11, began in China as a day to celebrate being single. However, thanks to some clever marketing and a focus on the customer experience, 11-11 has exploded...

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Armen Najarian
Posted November 3, 2017
Digital Identity

Introducing the Definitive Guide to Digital Identity #NextGenID

As a career marketer, I’ve been fortunate to have led go-to-market strategy for several successful companies. It helps that I’m passionate about what I do and, as with all things in life I suppose, it’s not difficult to work hard...

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Armen Najarian
Posted November 1, 2017
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