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BioCatch is a cybersecurity 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.

What it Means to Be an American

Nov. 19, 2018 | Cybersecurity | by Frances Zelazny

Last week marked a watershed Election Day in America, but for those of you expecting a political analysis of what transpired, you will be sorely disappointed; for what I want to talk about is identity. Identity from an American point of view. Identity in the context of a crisis that we are facing in this country, which rears its ugly head in so many different ways.

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4 Tactics Fraudsters Use to Defeat Device ID

Oct. 25, 2018 | Identity Proofing, Continuous Authentication, Cybersecurity | 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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Combating Digital Fraud in APAC: Q&A with Richard Booth, Head of Sales, APAC

Oct. 12, 2018 | Cybersecurity | by BioCatch

Cybercriminals are using new attack vectors and techniques, and the epidemic is reaching all four corners of the earth. Digital fraud in APAC, in particular, is set to be a rising threat. In this Q&A, Richard Booth, BioCatch Head of Sales in APAC, shares his thoughts on 2018 cybersecurity trends in the Asia-Pacific region, with a special focus on Australia.

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Webinar Recap: How Financial Institutions Can Improve Their Cyber Security ROI

Oct. 3, 2018 | Fraud, Cybersecurity | by BioCatch

Balancing fraud risk with the cost of information security investments is one of the toughest challenges chief financial officers (CFO) face. CFOs need to invest in technology that stops fraudsters and protects company assets, but budget challenges don’t allow for unfettered spending.

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iOS 12 Security: Why OTP Autofill is a Fraudster’s Best Friend

Jul. 19, 2018 | Cybersecurity, Fraud | by Uri Rivner

Last month Apple revealed a cool feature in iOS 12 security: the device will scan incoming SMS messages for One Time Codes, used for 2FA, and then suggest those codes as an auto-fill function when relevant.

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Cybersecurity in Latin America:  Q&A with  Zohar Elnekave

May. 21, 2018 | Behavioral Biometrics, Cybersecurity | by BioCatch

In recent years, the global financial sector has experienced a significant surge in new types of fraud and cybercrime. Breaking it down to geographic regions, we see that these dynamics are influenced by a wide array of factors such as the political setting, financial practices, IT structures and the regulatory environment.

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