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.

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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Why Device ID Is Not Identity

May. 24, 2018 | Authentication, Identity Proofing | by BioCatch

Businesses regularly use device identity for fraud prevention and to authenticate users. Browsing the web on your cell phone? These solutions collect information on your mobile provider, phone model, internet connection and other data to link your unique device back to you.

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What Constitutes Digital Identity? Perspective from the K(NO)W Identity Conference

Apr. 9, 2018 | Authentication, Identity Proofing | by Frances Zelazny

I attended the K(NO)W Identity Conference last week, which has emerged in the last year as the premier event for the identity industry.

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The Future of Passwordless Authentication

Nov. 16, 2017 | Authentication | by BioCatch

When it comes to making mobile banking transactions and payments, today’s consumers demand a secure and seamless experience. To achieve this, BioCatch and Samsung SDS have teamed up to offer continuous passwordless authentication throughout the entirety of user sessions.

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