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Biometric Update: Holiday online shopping – naughty or nice?

December 11, 2017 — Holiday online shopping – naughty or nice? This is a guest post on BiometricUpdate.com by Robert Capps, VP and authentication strategist at NuData Security. With the Christmas holidays coming up, there will be a race to secure holiday gifts at the best prices if they didn’t already on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Consumers are expected to spend an average of $1,226 during the holiday shopping season reaching ~$1.05 trillion between November and January, according to

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Evil Twin

It’s time to decouple Cyber Monday from cyber fraud

Evil TwinThe biggest online shopping day of the year needs to lose its evil twin The term ‘Cyber Monday’ was coined back in 2005 in a press release by the National Retail Federations online branch, Shop.org, with the intent of encouraging shoppers to try shopping online as an alternative to or extension of Black Friday. Eleven years later, Cyber Monday has earned the title of biggest online shopping day of the year. As shoppers continue to hunt deals, there is significant

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