False Positives in Fraud Prevention; and How to Stop Them

Many times in life, the discovery of a false positive can be a relief, even a joy. Maybe a frightening medical test came back positive, but was later found to have been a 'false positive' - a test [...]

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Ecommerce Fraud Protection and Refugee Flights

“My name is Daria and I run my business from Kiev airport. Well, to be more accurate, I run the real part of my business online. But the airport is the best part of my day, not just because this [...]

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Holiday Fraud Prevention: Stop Rejecting Customers

If holiday shopping is hard work for buyers, it's a marathon race for retailers - and that's true for online retailers as much as for merchants in physical stores. There’s another group of people [...]

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Presenting the 2015 Fraudster Holiday Wish List

Almost everyone shops a lot at this time of year, and that's true for thieves as well as honest buyers. Forter's analysts took a look at the data and identified the 18 items most popular with [...]

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Fraud Prevention and the Knock-On Effect

When it comes to online fraud, the truth is that many eCommerce merchants simply aren’t fully aware of the problem. It’s not the first thing on anyone’s list when they’re thinking about the kind [...]

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Are You Measuring Your Real Fraud Prevention ROI?

Many retailers think of fraud prevention ROI purely in terms of how much fraud it prevents - how many risky-looking transactions are rejected, and crucially how many chargebacks are received. If [...]

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Why Luxury Retailers Can't Afford Fraud Prevention That's Only Average

The seven largest US luxury retailers spent $71 million collectively last year on holiday ad spending, roughly a quarter of their overall ad budget for the entire year (Schullman Research Center [...]

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Mobile Fraud Prevention & The Dark Side of M-Commerce

Mobile commerce now represents 30% of all U.S. e-commerce, and it is predicted that in 2015 m-commerce will grow nearly three times faster than U.S. e-commerce overall.

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Know The Enemy: When and Why Crooks Like to Operate Online

Fighting fraud is a constant battle. Knowing as much about the opponents as possible is key to making sure that they never get ahead. At Forter, we’re constantly analyzing our data to reveal new [...]

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Why Do Criminals Like Elite Cards?

Who do you ask if you want to know about fraudsters? Well, you could try talking to one, but you couldn't be sure they were telling you the truth! A more reliable source of information is the data [...]

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