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Infosecurity Magazine: New Bill to Reduce Synthetic Identity Fraud

May 24, 2018 -- Congress has passed an anti-fraud measure as part of the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act, with one of the bill's sections establishing guidelines to help prevent synthetic identity fraud.Robert Capps, VP at NuData, comments on a report issued yesterday by Infosecurity Magazine disclosing that section 215 of the recently passed Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act, details the steps that will be taken to enhance consumer protections using fraud protection data,

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Information Age: Future Stars of Tech – finalists revealed

May 22, 2018 -- Information Age's new event - Future Stars of Tech - aims to inspire, celebrate and empower the next generation of UK technology female leadershipHanhan Wu, Data Scientist at NuData, was named as one of the finalists in these prestigious awards. By identifying and promoting the industry’s top female career climbers, the event hopes to show diversity as a positive force, not a challenge, in the world of technology. By boosting the visibility of female talent in

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isBuzz News: Rail Europe Customer Data Breach

May 15, 2018 -- Payment data from a 3-month span has been releasedRyan Wilk, VP at NuData, comments on a report issued yesterday by Information Security Buzz News disclosing that the Danish railway company DSB was hit with a DDoS attack over the weekend that prevented passengers from purchasing tickets via app, website, ticket machine or at store kiosks[quote]This is exactly why so many eCommerce entities, merchants, and financial institutions are turning to multi-layered solutions that incorporate passive biometrics and

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SC Magazine: Massive data breach of Rail Europe’s servers lasted nearly three months

May 15, 2018 -- The rail system's e-commerce platform was compromised Ryan Wilk, VP at NuData, comments on a report issued yesterday by SC Magazine disclosing that fraudsters were able to gain unauthorised access to the IT platform of Rail Europe's e-commerce websites for three long months before the firm was alerted to a possible breach by one of its banks.[quote]With these multi-layered solutions, verification is derived from hundreds of indicators based on the user's online behaviour – not relying

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Teiss: PoS terminals at several Chili’s restaurants suffer data breach

May 15, 2018 -- Payment systems at several Chili's restaurants have been exposedRyan Wilk, VP at NuData, comments on a report issued yesterday by Teiss UK disclosing that international restaurant chain Brinker International confirmed in a blog post on Tuesday that payment systems at several Chili's restaurants were hacked into by fraudsters between March and April this year, resulting in the breach of payment card information including credit or debit card numbers as well as cardholder names.[quote]Brinker proves to be

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