Payment Fraud Risk-Based Authentication

PSD2: As Deadline Looms, Focus Shifts to Consumers

Much has been made about the affect the upcoming PSD2 regulations will have on businesses in the European financial services industry. But, sometimes lost in all of the discussion is just how this modernization will ultimately affect consumers. PSD2, of...

Read More
Vanita Pandey
Posted September 7, 2017
Risk-Based Authentication

Multifactor Authentication: No Longer Enough on Its Own

Multifactor authentication (MFA) solutions have become a popular weapon in the ongoing battle against cybercrime, as evidenced by its market forecast expected to top $12.51 billion by 2022. Yet we’ve known for many years that, on its own, MFA isn’t...

Read More
Alisdair Faulkner
Posted August 2, 2017
Risk-Based Authentication

Risk-Based Authentication: Balancing Fraud Prevention and Customer Experience

It is the dichotomy that all digital businesses face — trying to keep the bad guys out while letting the good guys in. To accomplish this goal, security and risk professionals are turning to risk-based authentication (RBA) as a key...

Read More
Armen Najarian
Posted July 27, 2017
Risk-Based Authentication

Risk-Based Authentication and The Evolving Threat of Account Takeover

Among the many threats facing digital businesses, account takeover (ATO) is quickly becoming a common — and troublesome — one. Forrester estimates that ATO causes at least $6.5 billion to $7 billion in annual losses across financial services, insurance, eCommerce,...

Read More
Alisdair Faulkner
Posted July 21, 2017
Risk-Based Authentication

Forrester Wave Report: ThreatMetrix and the Revolution in Risk-Based User Authentication

Has account takeover (ATO) met its match in digital identity? With ATO attacks on the rise, a revolution in risk-based authentication (RBA) is rapidly replacing outdated password-based systems with context-aware risk analysis. At the forefront of this revolution is ThreatMetrix,...

Read More
Vanita Pandey
Posted July 19, 2017
Payment Fraud Risk-Based Authentication

A Brave New PSD2 World

Financial institutions are starting to wrap their heads around the details of the final Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) on Strong Customer Authentication (SCA), as well as come to the realization that the deadline for compliance is just 19 months away....

Read More
Vanita Pandey
Posted April 27, 2017
Mobile Risk-Based Authentication

Increased Mobile Device Security Doesn’t Mean Increased Friction

Who says that reducing fraud means increasing friction during mobile transactions? Unfortunately, this is a common perception among companies and consumers. Financial services companies and other similar organizations want to increase the security of their mobile apps and offerings to...

Read More
Andreas Baumhof
Posted March 22, 2017
Payment Fraud Risk-Based Authentication

PSD2 and the Open Banking Revolution: Final Regulatory Technical Standards

Last of a Three Part Series It’s go time for PSD2. The final draft of the Regulatory Technical Specifications (RTS) on strong customer authentication and common and secure communications has been approved by the European Banking Authority (EBA) and submitted...

Read More
Alisdair Faulkner
Posted March 2, 2017
Digital Identity Risk-Based Authentication

The Sharing Economy and The Internet of Trust

Sure, it’s known as “The Sharing Economy.” But for me, it really harkens back to the “Village Economy” of old—updated with digital age convenience, yet still dependent on something uniquely human: trust. As a growing number of sharing economy companies...

Read More
Vanita Pandey
Posted January 30, 2017
Risk-Based Authentication

Getting the Balance Right: Financial Services and the Fight Against Fraud and Friction

7 Strategic Insights For Digital Transformation That You (and Your Customers) Can Bank On   Are your digital transformation efforts all sizzle and no steak?   For banking and financial services brands, efforts designed to streamline and enhance operations through...

Read More
Armen Najarian
Posted November 14, 2016
close btn