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ThreatMetrix Announces Webinar: “The Online Fraud Arms Race: Strengthening Defenses Against Escalating Threats”

Posted September 19, 2012

The Webinar Will Address the Results of a Recent Online Fraud Survey from Aite Group

San Jose, CA – September 19, 2012 – ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime prevention solutions, today announced that it is hosting a webinar entitled “The Online Fraud Arms Race: Strengthening Defenses Against Escalating Threats.” The webinar will highlight new, sophisticated variants of online fraud and will outline strategies for businesses to guard against those seeking to expose sensitive information.

The webinar will take place on Wednesday, September 26 at 10 a.m. PDT/ 1 p.m. EDT, and will feature insights from Julie Conroy McNelley, senior research director, Aite Group, and Andreas Baumhof, chief technology officer, ThreatMetrix.

“Fraudsters constantly develop new online attack methods and businesses must stay up-to-date with cybersecurity strategies to avoid fraud,” said Baumhof. “This webinar will inform businesses about the latest tools needed to detect and prevent a variety of attacks.”

During the webinar, McNelley will share the results of a recent survey from Aite Group about the most up-to-date online fraud threats businesses are encountering. Along with the survey results, McNelley will share several specific examples of fraud attacks and how they are identified and defeated. Baumhof will discuss technologies and methods banks and online businesses can use to protect themselves and their valued customers from fraud threats.

This free, 60-minute webinar will take an in-depth look at:

• Research highlighting changing trends in the online threat landscape

• Case study examples of new attacks and how they can defeat outdated defenses

• Why meeting the minimum FFIEC guidance may not be enough protection

• Available technologies to spot zero-day attacks, VPN masking and more in real time

Resources

Cybercrime Battle Basics – Online Account, Transaction and Device Protection Whitepaper

About ThreatMetrix

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.

For more information, visit www.threatmetrix.com or call 1-408-200-5755. Join the cybersecurity conversation by visiting the ThreatMetrix blog, Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook pages.

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Dan Rampe
ThreatMetrix
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Email: drampe@threatmetrix.com

Meghan Reilly
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