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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.

Defeating Banking Trojans: What Financial Institutions Need to Know

Sep. 14, 2018 | Malware | by BioCatch

Banking trojans were up 102% in the second half of 2017, and the threat isn’t slowing down. In recent weeks, two new forms of banking malware have emerged, targeting users in Mexico and Spain.

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Behavioral Biometrics Comes of Age

Apr. 6, 2017 | Behavioral Biometrics, Authentication, Fraud, Cybersecurity, Malware | by BioCatch

According to a report by Acuity Market Intelligence—2017's "Ten Top Trends for Biometrics and Digital Identity"—Acuity predicted 2017 would be the "breakout" year for biometrics technology.

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The Ides (Hacks) of March

Mar. 24, 2017 | Fraud, Cybersecurity, Malware | by BioCatch

BioCatch's Vice President of Marketing Frances Zelazny has written this blog post as a follow-up to last week’s blog on tax scams and the consumer perspective. 

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Tax Season Scams: How They Work and How to Avoid Them

Mar. 17, 2017 | Behavioral Biometrics, Cybersecurity, Fraud, Malware | by BioCatch

Benjamin Franklin famously said: "In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes." Unfortunately, in today’s modern world, a third certainty is that there will always be those who try to cheat individuals out of their hard-earned money. 

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Mobile World Congress 2017: Top Takeaways

Mar. 10, 2017 | Malware, Behavioral Biometrics, Cybersecurity, Mobile, Authentication | by BioCatch

Mobile World Congress, the world’s largest mobile industry conference with more than 108,000 attendees from 208 countries, wrapped up in Barcelona, Spain on March 2. BioCatch founder, CTO & VP Business Development, Avi Turgeman, participated in a panel discussion titled “Social Engineering: Hacking the User” on Thursday, discussing what operators can do to encourage customers to engage in safer types of behavior online.

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Global Trends in Online Fraud: 2016 Year in Review and What to Expect From 2017

Mar. 9, 2017 | Cybersecurity, Fraud, Behavioral Biometrics, Malware | by BioCatch

With 2016 in the rear-view mirror, it’s time to take a look at the malware industry and see how it evolved, the strategies fraudsters are using and what we can expect in the year 2017.

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