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Corporate Compliance Insights: Account Takeover Is On The Rise: Is Your Company Ready?

May 15, 2018 -- Sophisticated Data Breaches Threaten the U.S.Robert Capps, VP at NuData, wrote on a report issued by Corporate Compliance Indights disclosing that across the globe, data breaches continue to increase each year, making it even easier for fraudsters to take over accounts. We are already near ten billion exposed records since 2013 – 9.7 billion – according to the Breach Level Index.[quote]Combating account takeover poses a huge challenge because the attacks that pave the way for account

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ITSP Magazine: Companies Lost Trust In Their Users. What’s Next?

May 13, 2018 -- Data breaches are at a historic high, with 1,579 reported in 2017Ryan Wilk, VP at NuData, wrote a report issued by ITSP Magazine, informing that those in the InfoSec world are used to grappling with the kind of numbers that might make a layperson recoil in horror, but one statistic from 2017 stands out as especially worrying.[quote]As everyone who has any accounts online will know, the temptation to recycle passwords is often greater than the threat

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Retail Sector: The bull’s eye for cyber criminals: PoS Systems

March 28, 2018 -- PoS Systems as a bull’s eye for cyber criminalsRyan Wilk, VP at NuData, wrote a report syndicated yesterday by Retail Sector disclosing that many companies have suffered indignities through their PoS systems, and the belief that the trend will continue. [quote]Neutralizing the credit card information after a breach is another way to combat fraudulent transactions. Restaurants, retailers, and other companies offering services in the card-not-present (CNP) channel need to identify customers by means that don’t rely

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PaymentsJournal: The Bull’s Eye for Cybercriminals: PoS Systems

March 20, 2018 -- PoS Systems as a Bull's Eye for CybercriminalsRyan Wilk, VP at NuData, wrote a report issued yesterday by PaymentsJournal disclosing that companies, including the recent attack on Applebee's, have suffered the same indignities through their PoS systems, and the trend will continue. [quote]Neutralizing the credit card information after a breach is another way to combat fraudulent transactions. Restaurants, retailers, and other companies offering services in the card-not-present (CNP) channel need to identify customers by means that

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ITSP Magazine: Two Is Usually Better Than One, But With 2FA It Might Not Be

March 4, 2018 -- Two Is Usually Better Than One, But With 2FA It Might Not Be Robert Capps, VP at NuData, wrote a report issued yesterday by ITSP Magazine, explaining details about a mobile malware known as FakeBank, which was discovered by security researchers from Trend Micro. The new malware has been embedded in several SMS/MMS management software apps and is designed to steal banking information and funds. [quote]A layered defense that includes passive biometrics and behavioral analytics can

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