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3 Machine Learning Solutions Launch for Finance, Auto Loans & Groceries

By Ronen Shnidman / Mar 12, 2018

Three separate machine learning fraud solutions targeting credit card issuers, auto loans and online groceries were released last week by Fiserv, PointPredictive and Ocado Technology, respectively.…

Signifyd, ACI Worldwide launch partner solutions for Magento, airlines

By Ronen Shnidman / Mar 1, 2018

Fraud prevention vendor Signifyd announced this week a strategic partnership with Corra, a digital agency serving primarily fashion, beauty and lifestyle brands retailers on the…

OTA Slammed by $9B in Fraud Costs in 2017

By Ronen Shnidman / Feb 26, 2018

Travel intermediaries lose an estimated $21 billion a year in fraud-related losses, according to a recent report commissioned by eNett, a virtual account number (VAN)…

Clone Fraud Costs U.K. $280M Per Year

By Ronen Shnidman / Feb 21, 2018

British pension fundholders are losing £200 million ($280 million) a year to “clone fraud,” according to government figures published by The Times this week. In…

SEON Raises $600K in New Funding

By Ronen Shnidman / Feb 17, 2018

Hungary-based fraud prevention startup SEON announced on Thursday that it had closed a €500,000 ($624,000) funding round with investment from PortfoLion and Fiedler Capital. The…

Fraud Trends This Chinese New Year

By Ronen Shnidman / Feb 16, 2018

Today marks the start of the Chinese Year of the Dog and the beginning of Lunar Spring Festival that ends on March 2, a festival…

Stop Falling for Dating Scams this Valentine's Day

By Ronen Shnidman / Feb 7, 2018

Valentine’s Day is the holiday of love for couples. For most singles, it is an annual reminder of the need to find a significant other.…

About-Fraud.com Launches with Refined Strategy, Unique Value

By Ronald Praetsch / Sep 13, 2017

about-fraud.dream.press is a website created in, March of 2017. Following a revamped launch in August, about-fraud.dream.press is publishing this interview with the co-founders to explain…

Biometric Authentication: the How and Why

By Ronen Shnidman / Aug 24, 2017

Biometric authentication for fraud prevention has been developing at light speed these past few years, with many new solutions reaching the market. For those seeking…