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.

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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RSA 2019 – Has Passwordless Authentication Finally Gone Mainstream?

Mar. 22, 2019 | Continuous Authentication | by Frances Zelazny

If you were in San Francisco last week, you would have wondered where the RSA Conference actually was. Personally, I spent a total of 90 minutes in the BioCatch booth over the course of the three days, and much more time outside Moscone Center than on the show floor. That being said, when I was at the trade show proper, there was a continuous crowd, lots of good buzz and conversation, and a palpable energy around when next generation information security will arrive.

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4 Tactics Fraudsters Use to Defeat Device ID

Oct. 25, 2018 | Cybersecurity, Identity Proofing, Continuous Authentication | by BioCatch

Device ID was one of the first methods organizations used to prevent fraud and authenticate users. It’s still in widespread use, but device authentication isn’t nearly as strong an identity solution as many think.

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User and Entity Behavior Analytics vs. Behavioral Biometrics: Comparing Two Security Solutions

Oct. 17, 2018 | Continuous Authentication | by BioCatch

Monitoring user behavior is one of the best ways to detect cyber attacks and fraud in real time. In recent years, user and entity behavior analytics (UEBA) and behavioral biometrics have emerged as two promising fields in the world of cybersecurity. Though both focus on detecting anomalous user behavior, there are critical differences between the two.

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4 Ways that Behavioral Biometric Authentication Improves User Experience

Aug. 20, 2018 | Behavioral Biometrics, Continuous Authentication | by BioCatch

Traditional authentication solutions can be a major hindrance to user experiences. Stronger security simply doesn’t play well with ease of use for consumers.

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