ThreatMetrix Announces Webinar Featuring Independent Research Firm: “Stop Cybercrime and Accelerate e-Business with Risk-Based Authentication”
Posted May 24, 2012
The Webinar Will Address How Security and Risk Professionals Can Use Risk-Based Authentication to Identify Fraudsters and Detect Malware
San Jose, CA – May 24, 2012 – ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime prevention solutions, today announced that it is hosting a webinar featuring Forrester Research, Inc. on how security and risk professionals can use risk-based authentication to identify fraudsters and detect malware.
The webinar titled “Stop Cybercrime and Accelerate e-Business with Risk-Based Authentication” is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, May 30 at 10 a.m. PDT, and will feature insights from Aarij Khan, senior director of product marketing, ThreatMetrix, and Andras Cser, principal analyst, Forrester Research and co-author of “The Forrester Wave™: Risk-Based Authentication, Q1 2012.”
In this free, 60-minute webinar, Khan and Cser will discuss:
• Online fraud and security problems including identity theft, malware and mobile devices
• The cost of fraud, including loss of valued customers
• Why risk-based authentication technologies are gaining favor
• Trends in online fraud management and risk based authentication
• Overview of the ThreatMetrix™ Cybercrime Defender Platform
“Businesses are losing billions to hackers through online fraud and malware,” said Khan. “In order to stay ahead of the targeted online assault they face, businesses need to understand the various tools, methods and techniques hackers use and put up multiple layers of cyber security defenses to stem the bleeding. Using ThreatMetrix, businesses can detect the risk in every user login and application transaction. ThreatMetrix uniquely combines device identification and malware protection – the two critical shields businesses can arm themselves with against hackers – into a comprehensive, integrated platform.”
ThreatMetrix®, The Digital Identity Company®, is the market-leading cloud solution for authenticating digital personas and transactions on the Internet. Verifying more than 20 billion annual transactions supporting 30,000 websites and 4,000 customers globally through the ThreatMetrix Digital Identity Network®, ThreatMetrix secures businesses and end users against account takeover, payment fraud and fraudulent account registrations resulting from malware and data breaches. Key benefits include an improved customer experience, reduced friction, revenue gain and lower fraud and operational costs. The ThreatMetrix solution is deployed across a variety of industries, including financial services, e-commerce, payments and lending, media, government and insurance.
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