Author:Ken Bui

New innovations in IoT payments

Systems like ApplePay have yet to truly take off, but companies are already looking to the future of digital payments. Most consumers still have yet to bite. According to PYMNTS’ Apple Pay Adoption Tracker, only 16.6 percent of consumers had tried the platform as of

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Nasdaq uses blockchain-based technology to reduce risk and prevent fraud

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From Darth Vaders to Death Eaters

There was a time when iconized symbols of good and evil were as clear as black and white. The distinctive armor with black helmet and polished finish uniquely identified the dark side. But such unequivocal characterization has long been displaced. The battle of good vs.

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Democratizing Data Can Help Fraud Prevention Evolve

Fraud prevention’s most capable asset at present is analytics. By detecting patterns through data science, there’s a great chance that banks can find anomalies consistent with fraudulent transactions. However, the problem with data science is its complexity. Namely, the proportion of information that requires analysis

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Improving the Infrastructure of IoT for Fraud Frevention

    The Internet of Things can be a great tool for preventing fraud at various points of payment, as well as within e-commerce. However, if not properly invested and secured, it can also be a great liability. Often, the best way to mitigate the risk of

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    5 Fraud Prevention Trends for 2016

    The end of the year is always a key time for businesses, with security ranking high on the list. With 2015 drawing to a close, it’s already time to begin thinking about fraud prevention in the new year. What will the fraud landscape look like

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    Machine Learning and Cyber-Security: What are the Stakes?

      In cybersecurity, as in fraud prevention and detection, there is a constant movement between two forces: IT staff and cybercriminals. The latter always looks to outwit the former, whether to steal information from a database or take over a site, while the former keeps building

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      Can the Internet of Things Perpetuate Fraud?

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        Cutting Through the Myths of Machine Learning

          Recently, our Chief Science Officer, Dr. Pedro Bizarro, contributed to The Paypers’ “Web Fraud Prevention, Online Authentication & Digital Identity Market Guide” for 2015/2016 with an essay on machine learning. We find that with the fintech revolution underway, we sought to help bust several myths

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          The Promise of the Blockchain in Payments

          Payments are evolving by the day. Mobile technology causes transactions to be far more flexible and affordable for businesses. EMV intends to make on-premise sales secure through the use of a standard smart chip. Mobile wallets could have the potential to change the way customers

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