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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Securing Corporate Treasury Departments Against Cyber Risk

Jan. 2, 2019 | Banking / Financial Services, Technology, Fraud Prevention | by BioCatch

Like any organization in the midst of digital transformation, corporate treasury departments are seeing a rise in cybercrime, including payment fraud, social engineering, and account takeover attacks.

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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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The FIDO Standard & Behavioral Biometrics: Paving the Way to a Passwordless World

Mar. 2, 2018 | Technology | by BioCatch

 Passwords are our weakest link in the fight against cybercrime. In 2017, 81% of hacking-related data breaches leveraged either stolen, weak or guessable passwords according to Verizon’s Data Breach Investigations Report.

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How machine learning is driving technological leadership at BioCatch: a Q&A with Dr. Ariel Lubelski

Aug. 17, 2017 | Technology | by BioCatch

Machine learning is a field in computer science that focuses on computational methods to recognize patterns and “learn” to perform tasks without specific programming. When algorithms are exposed to new data, they can autonomously adapt through a wide array of advanced techniques. The ability to perform complex mathematical calculations to extremely large quantities of data is becoming a driving force in the industry, especially in the realm of behavioral biometrics.

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What do Underpants Have to Do With Behavioral Biometrics?

May. 25, 2017 | Technology | by Frances Zelazny

If you were not at the K(NO)W Identity Conference last week in Washington, DC, you are probably wondering what the connection is. In the Tuesday morning keynote address, David Birch of Consult Hyperion not only entertained the audience, but tal

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