Four Evolving Fraud Threats You Cannot Afford to Ignore in 2012
For today’s consumers, merchants, and financial institutions, fraud is inevitable. It’s no longer a matter of “if” you will be affected—it’s a matter of “when” you will be affected. Even with state-of-the-art detection and prevention mechanisms in place, the likelihood of being victimized by fraud or a security breach is alarmingly high. While it is impossible to anticipate or prevent every attack, one way to stay a step ahead of these criminals is to have a thorough understanding of the different types of attacks and how the business of fraud is evolving. In this new white paper, we explore the top four categories of fraud and data compromise, what risks they bring, how criminals are changing their tactics, and what you can do to mitigate the risk of an attack.