CONNECTED Magazine: Why Machine Learning Works

With the on-going and evolving world of commerce, fraudsters continue to find new ways to attack consumers and businesses. Luckily, companies are innovating just as quick and learning to combat fraud before it happens. Machine learning technology is being adapted by Fortune 500 companies around the world. But why does it work? And how does…

The ABCs of EMV – Part 3

The First Step On The Path To Reducing Payment Card Fraud This is the third in 3-part series about EMV technology and how it helps keep sensitive data away from cyber-thieves. Eighty countries around the world are in various stages of EMV technology adoption, and the evidence clearly shows that EMV technology reduces fraud.[1] The…

Why Your SMB Needs EMV

Credit card fraud and business data breaches continue to be a major issue around the world; the situation is even bleaker in the U.S. The U.S. has led the world in fraudulent charges for the past few years and losses due to card fraud in this country alone are expected to top over $10B in…

The ABCs of EMV – Part 2

An Essential Part Of A Larger Security Strategy This is the second in 3-part a series about EMV technology and how it helps keep sensitive data away from cyber-thieves. Thieves can steal payment card information and use those stolen accounts for fraudulent transactions in many ways. EMV technology does not protect against all the ways…

EMV is Here: Are All Your Locations Chip-card Ready?

If you’re in a decision-making position at the corporate or executive HQ at a large, national or regional retailer or restaurant chain, it is my hope that the above title doesn’t leave you with questions. If it does, you’re already behind the eight ball with little time left to make the necessary changes to each…

The ABCs of EMV

Solving The Problem Of Payment Card Fraud This is the first in a 3-part series about EMV technology and how it helps keep sensitive data away from cyber-thieves. Payment card fraud is a fast-growing problem that negatively affects the bottom lines of merchants and card issuers around the world. In 2013, merchants and issuers lost…