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Financial Crime Risk Management: What and Why?

Financial Crime Risk Management: What is it and Why is it Important?

July 17, 2024

Financial crime risk management is the proactive identification and management of risks associated with financial crimes. It is a critical component of any financial organization’s operations and is essential for reducing an organization’s vulnerabilities, as well as managing its overall risk appetite. Financial crime risk management should be a regular practice for financial services organizations…

7 Types of Identity Spoofing

7 Types of Identity Spoofing — How to Spot and Stop Them

July 09, 2024

Cyberattacks are on the rise, and the threat of stolen personal information and identity theft has never been greater. Businesses and individuals alike must stay vigilant against cybercriminals. One of the most significant threats is identity spoofing. Identity spoofing involves cybercriminals pretending to be someone else to deceive victims into sharing information. Recognizing the warning…

5 Ways to Stop Bots

5 Ways to Stop Bots: Comparing Today’s Technologies

May 30, 2024

Bots are autonomous programs on the internet. In the hands of fraudsters, they have become a serious menace, as they are capable of creating fake accounts, signing into existing accounts using stolen credentials, leaving comments on social media posing as an actual human, and much more — all at frightening speed and scale. Businesses use…

Call to Action: Protect College Students from Online Fraud

Protecting College Students from Online Fraud: A Call to Action for Higher Education Institutions

May 23, 2024

In an era where technology is the foundation of everything we do, the rise of deepfakes and identity theft presents significant challenges for college students and the institutions that serve them. As these threats evolve, higher education institutions must adopt comprehensive strategies to protect their students and themselves from fraud. This involves not only educating…

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How to Increase Customer Satisfaction and Reduce Fraud in the Travel and Hospitality Industry

May 22, 2024

With the dramatic rise of criminals using generative AI to defraud companies, it’s not just banks and financial services organizations who are at risk. Companies in the travel and hospitality industry — and their customers — are increasingly suffering from fraud attacks. Meanwhile, 75% of travelers say they’d rather use biometrics in place of passports…

The Rise of Cross-sector Collaboration in the Payments Industry

May 16, 2024

As the payments industry grapples with increasingly sophisticated fraud technologies such as deepfakes and generative AI, the importance of collaboration across sectors is gaining recognition. Financial institutions, ecommerce sites, government agencies and others are realizing that cooperation and sharing of fraud data can drastically reduce crime and financial losses. Let’s take a closer look at…

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3 Key Findings from Jumio’s 2024 Online Identity Consumer Study [Infographic]

May 14, 2024

Now in its third year, the annual Jumio Online Identity Study explores consumer awareness and sentiment around issues involving online identity, fraud risks, and current methods used to protect consumer identity data. This year’s results highlight significant concerns among consumers about the risks associated with generative AI and deepfakes, including the potential for increased cybercrime…

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How Regional Banks Can Outsmart Fraud

May 08, 2024

In the ever-evolving landscape of finance, regional banks are vital players in providing banking services to their communities. However, they face a significant challenge in combating fraud, which threatens the security of their customers’ financial assets and erodes trust in their institutions. Check fraud is especially problematic and is growing at an alarming rate. Regional…

The Power of Real-time Course Correction

How to Boost Conversion Rates During Onboarding with Real-time Course Correction

May 07, 2024

With deepfakes on the rise, establishing trust online has never been more important. But sacrificing user experience — and losing customers as a result — is not an acceptable trade-off. Successful businesses use advanced identity verification solutions that can detect deepfakes and stop fraudsters while providing a streamlined onboarding experience for legitimate customers. In fact,…

7 KYC Onboarding Trends for 2024

The KYC Onboarding Process for 2024: What’s Changed?

May 01, 2024

Know Your Customer (KYC) procedures are critical processes for financial institutions and other high-fraud-risk organizations onboarding new customers. But as customers’ preferences for digital onboarding emerge, traditional KYC identity verification processes aren’t enough to ensure safety and security for customers or the organization. KYC procedures are advancing and evolving, helping organizations improve efficiency and increase…

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Looking to Reduce Payments Fraud? 7 Considerations for Choosing a Biometrics-Based Identity Verification Solution

April 29, 2024

In the age of digital transactions and online commerce, payment technologies have become an integral part of our daily lives. However, with the convenience of electronic payments comes the risk of identity fraud. As cybercriminals become more sophisticated, businesses must prioritize robust identity verification solutions to protect themselves and their customers. In this article, we’ll…

Customer Due Diligence Checklist

Customer Due Diligence Checklist: How To Improve Your CDD Processes

April 26, 2024

As financial institutions have become an essential part of the global economy, it’s increasingly important to ensure their safety and security. Implementing a Know Your Customer (KYC) process is critical to understanding their customers and identifying potential risks or threats. Customer due diligence is a key component of the KYC process. By conducting customer due…