ThreatMetrix Enhances Protection Against Account Takeovers and Fraudulent Payments
VPN and Phishing Detection Distinguish Latest Cybercrime Defender Platform Update,Protecting Organisations from Identity Theft and Account Takeover with Phishing Detection,Device Identification and Malware Detection Combine for Powerful Account Takeover Protection
Online PR News – 03-September-2012 –VPN and Phishing Detection Distinguish Latest Cybercrime Defender Platform Update
San Jose, CA – August 29, 2012 – ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime prevention solutions, announced today the immediate availability of the latest release of the ThreatMetrix™ Cybercrime Defender Platform. The updated version is the only online fraud prevention solution on the market that provides virtual private network (VPN) and phishing detection with advanced device identification and malware protection to combat cybercriminals. Supporting a customer’s layered security approach, the platform provides advanced protection against account takeover attacks, fraudulent payments and spoofed identities to ensure secure, frictionless online transactions.
Unmask Cybercriminals Using VPN Detection
“Cybercriminals continue to use increasingly sophisticated methods to conceal their true IP addresses,” said Avivah Litan, vice president and distinguished analyst, Gartner Research. “The latest technique they are using to cover their tracks is hiding behind VPN servers. Without proper VPN detection, businesses are at high risk for revealing sensitive information to outside, fraudulent parties.”
Protecting Organisations from Identity Theft and Account Takeover with Phishing Detection
Phishing attacks attempt to direct customers to fake, malicious websites where users unwittingly enter their username and password. These fake websites then send users to the actual site so they do not suspect a phishing scam.
Device Identification and Malware Detection Combine for Powerful Account Takeover Protection
Understanding the identity and integrity of devices conducting financial transactions or accessing sensitive web applications is crucial to mitigating account takeover, transaction fraud, identity spoofing and online security.
ThreatMetrix is the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime prevention solutions. The ThreatMetrix™ Cybercrime Defender Platform helps companies protect customer data and secure transactions against fraud, malware, data breaches, as well as man-in-the browser (MitB) and Trojan attacks. The Platform consists of advanced cybersecurity technologies, including TrustDefender™ ID, which is cloud-based, real-time device identification, malware protection with TrustDefender™ Cloud and TrustDefender™ Client, as well as TrustDefender™ Mobile for smartphone applications. The company serves a rapidly growing global customer base across a variety of industries, including financial services, e-commerce, payments, social networks, government, and healthcare. For more information, visit www.threatmetrix.com.
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