Welcome to our report summarizing the 2023 Faces of Fraud survey.
We are most grateful to our 150+ industry contributors who answered our
questions frankly to enable us to provide a snapshot of the frauds causing
most concern for financial services in 2023.
The data shared in this report, as well as expert...
Established provider LexisNexis Risk Solutions remains atop Forrester's digital fraud management rankings, while upstart Sift broke into the leaders category for the first time. Many providers in the space have expanded from payment transactions to account takeover fraud as well as handling scams.
With only 90 early adopters, Federal Reserve's FedNow program faces the challenge of persuading U.S. banks to sign on to the real-time payments initiative launched in July. Experts say the Fed could learn some lessons from successful efforts in Brazil and India.
Synthetic ID fraud is nothing new, but it is expanding beyond fraudulent bank accounts to identity scams for auto loans. Many organizations fail to understand the link between data breaches and fraudulent IDs, said Jason Lord, vice president of product marketing at TransUnion.
Cybercriminals have found a new opportunity to exploit retail investors - a popular target among individuals looking to diversify their income. Researchers at Group-IB discovered an ongoing global investment scam that uses fake money-making investment schemes to lure investors.
Welcome to the report summarizing the survey conducted in spring/summer 2023. It attracted 214
responses from senior cybersecurity professionals in the NA,
APAC, UKI and EU regions.
The goals for this study were to identify:
The top organizational challenges in securing non-SSO
The lack of an understanding of what constitutes first-party lending fraud is causing massive losses at banks. Anna Bleazard, head of Singapore and South East Asia in financial crime compliance at FTI Consulting, recommends that banks intervene as early as possible.
While the problems of money laundering and mule accounts continue to haunt the financial industry, fintechs are using AI to a large extent to mitigate the problem, said Kawin Boonyapredee, a member of the Cyber Risk Subcommittee for the Singapore FinTech Association.
In the post-digital transformation world - and in advance of the coming of quantum computing - it's time to future-proof cybersecurity by nurturing a culture of security. Dean Coclin of DigiCert discusses how banking institutions can embrace this change.
With the rampant surge of fraudulent schemes hitting the world at the moment - including the creation of fake cryptocurrencies, bank websites and investment scams - a more dynamic and holistic approach to detection and prevention is mission-critical for banks and regulators.
A growing number of Asia-Pacific countries are greenlighting digital-only banks to meet customer needs for access to fast, mobile-friendly services, but persistent cybersecurity threats and hackers’ growing capabilities could hurt the success of this emerging market segment.
Welcome to the webinar summarizing the survey: Critical Gaps in
Securing Identities. This survey was conducted in Q1 and 2 of 2023, and attracted more than 200
responses from senior cybersecurity professionals.
More than just survey results, this OnDemand webinar offers:
The top organizational challenges in...
The Philippines follows a shared cyber defense strategy, bringing together government financial institutions with other agencies under the Department of Finance for a cost-effective defense strategy. Land Bank's Archie Tolentino shared how the model works to protect the banking sector.
In this episode of CyberEd.io's podcast series "Cybersecurity Insights," Alisdair Faulkner of security and fraud prevention startup Darwinium discussed how the FedNow Service will add a layer of complexity to defending against real-time financial fraud scams used in faster payments transactions.