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BioCatch is a digital identity company that delivers behavioral biometrics, analyzing human-device interactions
to protect users and data. See how our customers employ our cloud-based solution to proactively collect and
analyze more than 2000 behavioral parameters to authenticate users and identify cybersecurity threats.

Creating a Brave, New Passwordless World

Sep. 23, 2019 | Authentication | by BioCatch

BioCatch has been discussing the move to a world of passwordless authentication for a long time. The problem with conventional passwords is not only the annoyance of maintaining them – this has been highlighted ad nauseum – but also the simple fact that passwords are largely ineffective. 

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Identity Authentication: Why Government Agencies Need a New Approach

Sep. 12, 2019 | Authentication | by BioCatch

This week, we’re pleased to share this guest post from Patrick Hearn, expert in identity management and CEO of Endeavor Worldwide. Endeavor Worldwide is an international advisory firm that brings together senior company executives and government leaders, with specialty focus in Converged Identity Management, CyberSecurity and Industry 4.0.

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ROI of Mobile Fraud Prevention: Nuggets from Visa & Forrester Report

Sep. 5, 2019 | Fraud, Mobile | by BioCatch

Last month, Forrester issued a report commissioned by Visa entitled “Understanding the Evolving Payments Landscape.” The purpose of the report was to evaluate how financial institutions and eCommerce merchants are protecting themselves from fraud in a rapidly changing world, both in terms of consumer attitudes toward online transacting and fraudsters’ use of ever-more sophisticated tactics.

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Getting Down and Dirty with Behavioral Biometrics Technology

Aug. 29, 2019 | Behavioral Biometrics, Continuous Authentication | by BioCatch

Say goodbye to fraudsters, and hello to BioCatch, the industry leader in behavioral biometrics solutions. BioCatch uniquely analyzes more than 2,000 physical and cognitive behavioral attributes to address various use cases in the digital lifecycle. Typically used for account takeover fraud detection, identity proofing and risk-based authentication, behavioral biometrics has become a key component for driving secure and seamless online experiences.

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BioCatch Then & Now: The Evolution of Behavioral Biometrics for Authentication

Aug. 23, 2019 | Behavioral Biometrics, Continuous Authentication | by BioCatch

BioCatch was founded in 2011 as the pioneer in behavioral biometrics. Since then, we have taken off in so many ways, changing the face of the industry and in how identity fraud and authentication is managed. Here’s a quick look at some statistics on how we measure our success:

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Solving the Top Cybersecurity Challenges of Two Corporate Banks - Behavioral Biometrics Case Studies

Aug. 9, 2019 | Cybersecurity, Behavioral Biometrics | by BioCatch

The fraud challenges currently facing global financial institutions are extensive. From detecting scams through to synthetic identities,  fraud detection in banking requires innovative solutions to deal with complex problems. Unfortunately, most traditional authentication and fraud prevention solutions are aimed at solving a specific problem – is someone logging in from a known device or is the password entered the correct one? These one dimensional solutions leave blind spots for criminals to exploit, coming in the form of remote access attacks, social engineering and malware. 

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