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Passive Biometrics Help Battle SIM Swap Fraud

Passive Biometrics Help Battle SIM Swap FraudAt a high level, SIM swap fraud involves bad actors using personal data that transfer victims’ cell numbers to their own SIM cards (a key component of mobile devices) in order to gain access to incoming calls, text messages and security prompts, which in turn can be used to gain access to communications that should have gone to the victim. Before delving into how to stop it, it’s worth stopping for some background as

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Protecting Remote Workers Against the Perils of Public WI-FI

Protecting Remote Workers Against the Perils of Public WI-FICoffee shops, airports, libraries: employees can connect to public Wi-Fi networks anywhere. The resumption of travel and the reopening of public spaces raises new concerns about how to keep remote work secure. In particular, many employees used to working in the relative safety of an office or private home may be unaware of the risks associated with public Wi-Fi.So, how do you keep your company’s data safe? Robert W Capps II writes

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Using Security To Create A More Inclusive Payments Ecosystem

Using Security To Create A More Inclusive Payments EcosystemFor all the customization in the digital-first economy, the actual technology that powers it is pretty much “one size fits all” when it comes to validating consumers.That’s a problem because in the wake of the great digital shift of 2020, every consumer increasingly needs to be validated, and every consumer isn’t the same. In fact, in many cases, they aren’t even that similar. For every consumer who purchases a new iPhone once

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Finding Fraudsters at the Front Door

Finding Fraudsters at the Front Door – Robert Capps, NuData Security – Payments on Fire® Risk Series PodcastGone are the days of brute-force password guessing. Robert W Capps II breaks down today’s sophisticated attacks on the Payments on Fire podcast from Glenbrook Partners, LLC.In a crisp explanation of account takeover and authentication risks, George Peabody from Glenbrook partners, LLC and Robert Capps, Vice President, Market Innovation, at NuData Security discuss the findings of a recent NuData report and its experience

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How to run successful virtual meetings

HRD Online | January 06, 2021 -- When done right, online meetings can be an ‘incredibly powerful method of collaboration’.Running virtual meetings requires skill. No matter how great our presentation, our efforts will be wasted if we can’t keep our virtual meetings secure. “Organisations managing home-based employees must ensure that all company-owned devices are configured with up-to-date security tools that detect and prevent viruses, malware, and network-level attacks,” said Robert Capps, vice president of market innovation at NuData Security. For

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