AI AND MACHINE LEARNING FIGHTING MOBILE FRAUD

AI AND MACHINE LEARNING FIGHTING MOBILE FRAUD

A recent study from LexisNexis indicates that fraud is a growing problem for online retailers, specifically the ones that offer customers a mobile commerce option. “Merchants are challenged on various fronts, including an increased volume of successful fraud attempts, a … Continue Reading

ADAPTIVE BEHAVIORAL AUTHENTICATION IN THE ENTERPRISE

ADAPTIVE BEHAVIORAL AUTHENTICATION IN THE ENTERPRISE

Adaptive authentication involves combining multiple authentication methods to provide the ideal compromise between convenience, security, and costs. This is more contextual in nature and rely on a more implicit form of authentication based on user sessions as opposed to explicit … Continue Reading

COMPANIES MOVE BEYOND PASSWORDS WITH HUMAN BEHAVIOR ALGORITHMS

COMPANIES MOVE BEYOND PASSWORDS WITH HUMAN BEHAVIOR ALGORITHMS

Great mention of Zighra in the CIO Journal from WSJ on Zighra’s role in behavioral authentication within the enterprise – Read more

GOOGLE SHOWCASES BEHAVIORAL BIOMETRICS AT IO

Behavioral biometrics or behaviometrics is a form of biometric authentication that has shown promise to address the continuous frictionless authentication problem by allowing the device to identify the user without the user doing any explicit authentication actions while providing a … Continue Reading

ADAPTIVE BEHAVIORAL BIOMETRICS A CRITICAL SECURITY LAYER

ADAPTIVE BEHAVIORAL BIOMETRICS A CRITICAL SECURITY LAYER

We are on the cusp of a global shift to change how we identify the individual. Smart devices including mobile phones, wearables and global access to cellular services have pushed biometrics as the new paradigm in user authentication and security … Continue Reading

CAN ADAPTIVE BIOMETRICS THWART DATA BREACHES?

CAN ADAPTIVE BIOMETRICS THWART DATA BREACHES?

In a recent study, CNN Money reported that 317 million types of malware were released into cyberspace last year. This translates to nearly a million new (or variants) malware every day. The article also reported that whenever a new attack was released, … Continue Reading

WHY ADOPT BEHAVIORAL BIOMETRICS AS PART OF YOUR MULTI-MODAL STRATEGY

WHY ADOPT BEHAVIORAL BIOMETRICS AS PART OF YOUR MULTI-MODAL STRATEGY

The next wave in biometric security is predicted to be the use of multiple biometric authentication systems for human identification. Multi-modal biometric authentication systems take input from a single or multiple biometric sensors for measurement of two or more different biometric characteristics to … Continue Reading

BEHAVIORAL BIOMETRICS IN MOBILE PAYMENTS SECURITY

The market for U.S. mobile payments is expected to expand to $142 billion by 2019, according to recent reports by Forrester Research. Meanwhile, U.S. consumers have already undergone a transformation when it comes to using mobile phones and associated technologies. … Continue Reading

ANDROID FINGER PRINT SECURITY FLAW

ANDROID FINGER PRINT SECURITY FLAW

Mobile security researchers have discovered a security flaw in Android that could enable attackers to intercept finger print data, which could be exploited to bypass the phone’s lock code or to authorize payments. Though the affected phone makers have tried to … Continue Reading

BEHAVIORAL BIOMETRICS FIGHTING MOBILE COMMERCE FRAUD

A recent study from LexisNexis indicates that the number of retailers who offer customers a mobile commerce option has doubled in the past year — but m-commerce fraud is growing even faster. On average, for merchants who accept mobile transactions, … Continue Reading