ThreatMetrix CEO to Present at September 15 Information Security Media Group “Fight Back Against Fraud: Strategies on How to Meet the Multi-Channel Challenge” Webinar
Posted September 7, 2010
Event to Focus on Modern Channels of Fraud and How Banking Institutions Can Prevent and Respond to Fraud
LOS ALTOS, CA. – September 7, 2010 – ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of fraud prevention solutions that do not require personally identifiable information (PII), today announced that Reed Taussig, president and CEO, ThreatMetrix, will present at the September 15 Information Security Media Group (ISMG) webinar “Fight Back Against Fraud: Strategies on How to Meet the Multi-Channel Challenge.”
The 90-minute webinar will be held at 10 a.m. EDT, Wednesday, September 15 and will be rebroadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT, Tuesday, October 5 and is designed for fraud prevention and security professionals. Hosted by the ISMG, publisher of BankInfoSecurity.com, CUInfoSecurity.com, GovInfoSecurity.com, and HealthcareInfoSecurity.com and sponsored by Experian, 41st Parameter, and ThreatMetrix, attendees will hear new insights from industry thought leaders on:
• The multi-channel fraud threats facing financial institutions today
• Successful strategies for mitigating these threats
• New tactics for educating and protecting customers
• Emerging technologies to fight fraud
Matthew Speare, senior vice president of IT at a large U.S. financial services organization will lead a panel discussion, walking webinar attendees through an overview of the types of fraud schemes institutions such as his company sees every day. A select panel consisting of industry experts will discuss current trends and the threat landscape, as well as proven solutions to detect and deter fraud, includes:
• Reed Taussig, president and CEO, ThreatMetrix
• Kim Peretti, J.D., LL.M., CISSP, United States Department of Justice
• Ori Eisen, founder, chairman and chief innovation officer, 41st Parameter
• Keir Breitenfeld, senior director fraud and identity solutions, Experian Decision Analytics
“It’s no secret that financial institutions are one of the most commonly targeted industries by fraudsters,” said Reed Taussig, president and CEO, ThreatMetrix. “After all, to paraphrase Willie Sutton, a prolific bank robber of another era, ‘it’s where the money is.’ In this webinar, we hope to show financial institutions how to fight back and reduce the incidence and cost of fraud, protect their customers and brand reputation.”
Printable copies of the presentation and reference materials ($99 value) will be delivered to all registrants prior to the webinar. Certificates will also be issued to attendees who may use them toward obtaining continuing professional education credits.
To read a whitepaper on the ThreatMetrix Fraud Network, visit: http://info.threatmetrix.com/ThreatMetrix-fraud-network.html
Based in Princeton, N.J., Information Security Media Group publishes BankInfoSecurity.com, CUInfoSecurity.com, GovInfoSecurity.com and HealthcareInfoSecurity.com, which are one-stop sites for the latest news, insights and education on the top information security issues facing U.S. financial institutions and government agencies today. Through articles, webinars, podcasts, blogs and news alerts from federal regulatory agencies such as the FDIC, GAO, NCUA, HHS, FTC and NIST, the ISMG team is committed to providing up-to-date information on the security regulations, threats, solutions, training and career trends that most impact banks, credit unions, government agencies, healthcare organizations and other related enterprises. Leading companies supporting and benefiting from these initiatives include CA, Fortify, RSA Security, Secure Computing, Symantec and VeriSign.
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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