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CNP Awards Recognize ThreatMetrix® for Groundbreaking Digital Identity Technology Innovations

Posted May 30, 2018

ThreatMetrix ID Wins 2018 Best Identity Verification and Authentication Solution  

SAN JOSE, California – May 30, 2018 – ThreatMetrix®, A LexisNexis® Risk Solutions Company, today announced that the CNP Awards honored the company for creating ThreatMetrix ID, the world’s first unique, anonymous customer identifier that revolutionizes digital authentication and fraud prevention. It unites online and offline attributes in real time enabling organizations to establish the true digital identity of their customers. This unique identifier works across any website or app, within all industries, anywhere in the world, based on tokenized data to protect privacy.

The CNP Awards recognize innovators and trendsetters in the fraud and payments industry. ThreatMetrix won the Judges Choice Award for the Best Identity Verification / Authentication Solution, as announced on the CNP Awards website.

“ThreatMetrix has set out to revolutionize the way that fraud and identity decisions are made through technology innovations such as ThreatMetrix ID. This helps merchants of all sizes seamlessly and securely expand their digital businesses,” said Alisdair Faulkner, Chief Products Officer at ThreatMetrix. “Companies around the world are using ThreatMetrix ID to improve recognition of true customers in real time, expand online product offerings and reach new global markets. We are delighted to have been recognized by the CNP Awards for this technology.”

Built from globally shared information based on the analysis of 110 million transactions every day ThreatMetrix ID is fully tokenized, and uses non-reversible technology to protect consumers’ privacy and ensure security. ThreatMetrix ID offers dynamic visualizations of all attributes related to an individual, including the devices they use, the locations they transact from, credentials and shipping addresses they use. In addition, ThreatMetrix ID spans the entire customer journey in real-time, and can be used for new account registration, logins, and payments, across mobile and desktop, and across different websites and apps.

More than 6,000 companies worldwide, including merchants of all sizes, use ThreatMetrix to recognize true customers, operate digital businesses securely and profitably, and improve the user experience – all without compromising privacy.

ThreatMetrix has won seven awards to-date in 2018, including honors from the LendIt Awards, Fintech Breakthrough Awards, MRC Technology Awards, KNOW Identity Awards and CMD Infosec Awards.

About ThreatMetrix

ThreatMetrix®, A LexisNexis® Risk Solutions Company, empowers the global economy to grow profitably and securely without compromise. With deep insight into 1.4 billion anonymized digital identities, ThreatMetrix ID delivers the intelligence behind 110 million daily authentication and trust decisions to differentiate legitimate customers from fraudsters in real time.

About LexisNexis Risk Solutions

LexisNexis® Risk Solutions harnesses the power of data and advanced analytics to provide insights that help businesses and governmental entities reduce risk and improve decisions to benefit people around the globe. We provide data and technology solutions for a wide range of industries including insurance, financial services, healthcare and government. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, Georgia, we have offices throughout the world and are part of RELX Group (LSE: REL/NYSE: RELX), a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. RELX is a FTSE 100 company and is based in London. For more information, please visit, and

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