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ThreatMetrix to Present on “Next Generation Cybercrime Prevention Using Real-Time Global Trust Intelligence” at Interac Risk and Cybercrime Conference

Posted April 28, 2014

Alisdair Faulkner, Chief Products Officer, Will Provide Unique Insights on Cybercrime Attacks from the ThreatMetrix® Global Trust Intelligence Network

San Jose, CA – April 28, 2014 – ThreatMetrix®, the fastest-growing provider of context-based security and advanced fraud prevention solutions, announced today that Alisdair Faulkner, chief products officer, ThreatMetrix, will present at the Interac Risk & Cybercrime Conference, April 30-May 1, at the Inn at Laurel Point, Victoria, BC.

The Interac Association is a recognized world leader in debit card services responsible for the development and operations of the Interac network, a national payment network that allows Canadians to access their money through Interac Cash at 60,000 Automated Banking Machines and Interac Debit at 766,000 point-of-sale terminals across Canada.

Faulkner’s presentation, titled “Next Generation Cybercrime Prevention Using Real-Time Global Trust Intelligence,” will take place on Thursday, May 1 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. PT. Attendees will hear real case studies and learn how the ThreatMetrix® Global Trust Intelligence Network (The Network) can be leveraged to prevent cybercrime in the new generation of sophisticated attacks.

“Stopping cybercrime requires a fundamentally different approach than traditional IT security strategies of the past, such as passwords and other static forms of authentication,” said Faulkner. “At the Interac Risk & Cybercrime conference, ThreatMetrix is working with cybersecurity industry and technology leaders to help define the future of effective collaboration against cyber threats.”

Attendees at Faulkner’s presentation will benefit from:

• Gaining unique insights and statistics on cybercrime attacks and identity breaches from the world’s largest trusted identity network

• Hearing about the effective ways banks and e-commerce companies can share real-time anonymized identity intelligence to stop fraud and brand damage while streamlining the customer experience

• Learning about the power of real-time trust analytics to count and leverage a network of devices, identities and behavior intelligence through real case studies

As cybercrime continues to grow and become more sophisticated, The Network delivers real-time intelligence, providing customers with consistent risk assessments of data and creating a digital persona of users by mapping their online behaviors and devices.

About ThreatMetrix

ThreatMetrix builds trust on the Internet by offering market-leading advanced fraud prevention and frictionless context-based security solutions. These solutions authenticate consumer and workforce access to mission critical applications using real-time identity and access analytics that leverage the world’s largest trusted identity network.

ThreatMetrix secures enterprise applications against account takeover, payment fraud, fraudulent account registrations, malware, and data breaches. Underpinning the solution is the ThreatMetrix® Global Trust Intelligence Network, which analyzes over 500 million monthly transactions and protects more than 160 million active user accounts across 2,500 customers and 10,000 websites.

The ThreatMetrix solution is deployed across a variety of industries, including financial services, enterprise, e-commerce, payments, social networks, government and insurance.

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