biocatch blog

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.

The Promise of Behavioral Biometrics and Intelligent Authentication: A Q&A with ForgeRock’s Ben Goodman

Jun. 6, 2019 | Authentication | by BioCatch

Earlier this year, BioCatch announced that our digital identity solution is now available on the ForgeRock Marketplace. Combining BioCatch’s industry-leading solution with ForgeRock’s intelligent authentication technology makes it easy for ForgeRock clients to implement passive authentication, prevent account takeover attacks, and provide a better customer identity and access management experience. Other benefits include greater consistency and visibility across multiple digital channels, as the solution supports both web and mobile applications.

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Alternatives to OTP Security and the Rise of Customer Experience

May. 30, 2019 | Authentication, Technology, Continuous Authentication | by BioCatch

Despite their known vulnerabilities, one-time passwords remain one of the most widely used forms of two-factor authentication. From SIM swaps to phishing, malware, and a whole host of man-in-the-middle attacks, weaknesses in OTP security are putting customers, and businesses, at great risk.

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Countering the Rising Threat of RAT & Business Email Compromise Attacks

May. 2, 2019 | Fraud, Authentication, Continuous Authentication | by BioCatch

Business email compromise (BEC) and remote access trojan (RATs) attacks are two of the top threats for companies to keep an eye on in 2019.

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How to Verify Identity Online: 6 Steps for an Identity Proofing Strategy

Jul. 6, 2018 | Authentication, Identity Proofing, Continuous Authentication | by BioCatch

Traditional online identity verification solutions are failing to stand up to today’s fraudsters. In 2016, more than 25% of identity theft fraud involved the use of stolen information to open new accounts.

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To Step Up or Not to Step Up: Reducing Friction with Continuous Authentication

Jun. 25, 2018 | Authentication, Continuous Authentication | by BioCatch

Nothing is more frustrating to consumers than having to re-authenticate an account in the middle of a transaction. Traveling and need to make a purchase from a new location? Shopping online from a different device? These legitimate transactions are often flagged for fraud and require customers to have to complete step-up authentication, adding yet another unnecessary step in their online shopping journey.

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Behavioral Biometrics in a PSD2 World

May. 31, 2018 | Authentication, Technology | by BioCatch

The financial services industry is in the midst of sweeping change. Earlier this year, we saw one of the latest shifts with the introduction of the European Union’s revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2).

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