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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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Inclusion as a Foundational Principle of Design for Security Solutions

Inclusion as a Foundational Principle of Design for Security SolutionsThe inclusion of individuals of all abilities and ages is an absolutely crucial element to incorporate into security solutions. However, it is often missing.To learn more about inclusion as a principle of design, PaymentsJournal sat down with Justin Fox, Director of Software Engineering for the NuData Platform at NuData Security, Dave Senci, VP of Product Development, Cyber & Intelligence Solutions at Mastercard, and Tim Sloane, VP of Payments Innovation at Mercator

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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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