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Our friend, Ryan Wilk

Vancouver, BC – May 14, 2019 – It is with deep shock and sadness that we must share that Ryan Wilk and his wife Elsa passed away following a tragic accident whilst on holiday with their family.Ryan joined NuData Security in 2014 and quickly became the face of the business in the cybersecurity space – which is how many in the industry may have met him. He taught us many things, including how important it is to face your problems

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World Password Day: Time for CISOs to re-think login strategies

May 2, 2019 -- Today is World Password Day, which is usually aimed at encouraging consumers to strengthen or change their passwords.However, CISOs can also take the day to re-think their identity and access management strategies focussing on several issues thinks Don Duncan.[quote]“Multi-layered solutions that include passive biometrics and behavioral analytics are allowing companies to verify customers by their behavior and hundreds of other inherent identifiers that can’t be stolen, instead of relying on static data such as passwords. This

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‘Not all fraud is created equally’ – NuData Security expert

April 23, 2019 -- With so much security awareness, along with new regulations like GDPR and the California Consumer Privacy Act, it’s clear that the digital landscape is changing. Problem is, despite new rules, regulations and a higher level of awareness, fraudulent activity remains a growing challenge. The issue is so pervasive that out of 400 billion events monitored worldwide by NuData, 28% were high-risk fraudulent activity, according to information from NuData Security’s 2018 fraud trends datasheet.[quote]"Bad actors will use

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Defending against Cyberattacks in 2019

April 08, 2019 -- With so much security awareness, along with new regulations like GDPR and the California Consumer Privacy Act, it’s clear that the digital landscape is changing. Problem is, despite new rules, regulations, and a higher level of awareness, fraudulent activity remains a growing challenge.[quote]"As companies scramble to get up to speed with bad actors’ ever-evolving tactics, it’s important to note that not all fraud is created equal. NuData’s 2018 fraud trends during a webinar highlighted that distribution

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The security workout for online shoppers

March 19, 2019 -- Many consumers feel like they are doing a physical workout instead of just completing a transaction online. Do ten clicks of this, create a new account, answer security questions – what is the name of your pet, put your credit card information in again, watch the screen freeze and start over.[quote]"The challenge in the digital online experience when it comes to security, is that all customers are treated the same. Unlike a shopping experience where past

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