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Take the 2014 Mobile Payment & Fraud Survey

Participate in the second annual Mobile Payment & Fraud Survey for a chance to win one of five Apple iPad Minis. After establishing the benchmark last year, the 2014 Mobile Payment & Fraud Survey will show the development in mobile commerce and risk management initiatives. The 2014 Mobile Payment & Fraud Survey and Report is

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Fraud Patterns and Statistics from this Black Friday and Cyber Monday

While eCommerce and mobile payment volumes hit record levels on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the fraudsters were seizing the opportunity to attack. This included increased fraud attempts from mobile devices and higher average order values for fraudulent purchase attempts. Read More

 
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Mobile is Key Factor in Cyber Monday, Black Friday Online Sales Growth

Recent estimates from IBM found continued growth in the online sales volume for Black Friday and Cyber Monday this year with the biggest growth coming from the mobile channel and more mobile activity overall on Black Friday. Read More

 
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2013’s Largest Online Shopping Day in China is Bigger than Cyber Monday

While online retailers in the United States are happy with Cyber Monday setting the new record for the largest domestic online shopping day, it is still far from the size of the largest online shopping day in China known as 11.11 or Single Day. Read More

 
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eCommerce Sales Reach New Heights to Start this Holiday Shopping Season

According to data from ComScore U.S. eCommerce sales from home and work computers grew by double digit percentage gains in 2013 on Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday. Read More

 
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Over Half of Malware Analysts Have Investigated Enterprise Data Breaches That Were Not Disclosed

According to a survey conducted by ThreatTrack Security, there may be considerably more data breaches occurring than the public hears about, especially at the enterprise level. A recent survey found that 57 percent of enterprise malware analysts have investigated or addressed a data breach that was never disclosed. Read More

 
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FBI Memo Warns of Hacktivist Attacks Against Several Government Agencies

An FBI memo seen by Reuters makes reference to Anonymous attacks and compromised data from multiple government agencies including the Department of Energy, Department of Health and Human Services and the U.S. Sentencing Commission whose systems were accessed as recently as October. Read More

 
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Anonymous Stratfor Hacker Sentenced to 10 Years

Hacktivist Jeremy Hammond, associated with the hacker groups Anonymous and Antisec, was sentenced to 10 years in prison on November 15th accepting a plea bargain on one count of computer fraud and abuse for breaching and releasing information from Strategic Forecasting Inc. servers. Read More

 
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3 Techniques you can Still Implement to Improve Fraud Detection this Holiday

It is that time of year again, the holidays are almost here, and merchants are finalizing their preparations for the holiday selling season. The holiday season not only brings increased traffic and sales volume, but also increased fraud attempts. Fraudsters know that organizations are often overwhelmed during the holiday rush and will try to get

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