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ThreatMetrix Cybercrime Education Series Webinar: “Stop New Account Takeover Threats from Mobile Devices”

Posted November 4, 2013

Aite Group’s Research Director Julie Conroy to Discuss Findings from a Recent Aite Group Study on Multiplying Cyber Threats and Their Spread to Mobile

San Jose, CA – November 4, 2013 – ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime prevention solutions, today announced that it is hosting a complimentary one-hour ThreatMetrix™ Cybercrime Education Series webinar, titled “Stop New Account Takeover Threats from Mobile Devices.”

Aite Group’s Research Director Julie Conroy will discuss findings from a recent Aite Group study on multiplying cyber threats and their spread to the mobile platform. She will be joined by Andreas Baumhof, chief technology officer, ThreatMetrix, who will describe how ThreatMetrix solutions can help anti-fraud and cybercrime prevention professionals protect against these emerging threats with a solution that includes advanced capabilities including Persona ID, Trust Tags, and a Global Trust Intelligence Network.

“As more consumers embrace mobile as their platform of choice for online shopping and banking, the threats from account takeover and malicious malware drastically increases,” said Baumhof. “E-commerce and financial services organizations require comprehensive strategies that protect against attacks targeting their websites, mobile sites and mobile apps.”

The one-hour webinar will take place at 10 a.m. PDT/1 p.m. EDT on Thursday, November 7. Attendees will learn:

• Why user names and passwords are dead for protecting online applications

• The growing impact of organized cybercrime groups

• Continued evolution of malware on both online and mobile platforms

• How trusting legitimate customers helps customers trust your business

• Where collaboration is succeeding in protecting against online fraud

About ThreatMetrix

ThreatMetrix secures Web transactions against account takeoverpayment fraudidentity spoofing, malware, and data breaches. The ThreatMetrix Global Trust Intelligence Network, which analyzes 500 million monthly transactions, provides context-based authentication and Web fraud prevention to help companies accelerate revenue, reduce costs and eliminate friction. ThreatMetrix protects more than 1,900 customers and 9,000 websites across a variety of industries, including financial servicesenterprisee-commerce, payments, social networks, government, and insurance. For more information, visit or call 1-408-200-5755.

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