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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 Is Digital Identity? Building Trust in Our Digital World

Aug. 6, 2018 | Identity Proofing | by BioCatch

It’s incredibly easy to pretend to be someone you’re not online.

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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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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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Managing the Risk of Application Fraud with Behavior-Based Identity Proofing

May. 16, 2018 | Behavioral Biometrics, Identity Proofing, Continuous Authentication | by BioCatch

Our security walls aren’t as high as we think they are. There are holes, and cybercriminals know how to slip through them, undetected. Application fraud has become a number one problem for companies across all verticals. In 2016, more than 25% of identity theft fraud involved the use of stolen information to open new accounts.

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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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Why Businesses Need Advanced Identity Proofing as Fraud Rates Hit Record Highs

Feb. 16, 2018 | Identity Proofing | by BioCatch

In 2017, a record-breaking 16.7 million consumers experienced fraud or identity theft. And fraud rates are only continuing to rise, according to the latest Javelin report, 2018 Identity Fraud: Fraud Enters a New Era of Complexity. In particular, account takeover attacks, one of the biggest sources of fraud for businesses, saw exponential upward growth. Last year, instances of account takeover fraud hit a record high, nearly tripling over 12 months.

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