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Digital Payment Demand Way Up Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Covid-19: Enhancing Online Customer Experience While Fighting Fraud

Account Takeovers See Triple Digit Increase in 2019, Says TransUnion

Report: Online Payment Fraud Losses to Exceed $25 Billion

How Merchants Can Defend Against Coronavirus Fraud

2020 Outlook: New Fraud Schemes, Same End Goal

Covid-19 Crisis: How Travel Merchants Can Weather the Chargeback Storm

Covid-19 Delivers Both Ups and Downs to FinTech

CNP Summit Postponed as Public Health Crisis Grows

Grocery Delivery Apps See Record Growth amid Pandemic Sheltering

Eateries Ask Customers to Go Cashless for Payment

Fraudsters Take Advantage of Coronavirus Panic

Report: Fraud is Global, Hyperconnected

New Account Credit Card Fraud Up 88% YoY

Criminals Now Favor Mobile Devices for Fraud

Report Predicts Fraud Losses Will Top $200 Billion

The Extension of SCA: A Sensible Move or an Unnecessary Delay?

Amazon Cashierless Grocery Store Debuts in Seattle

MGM Data Breach Exposes Info on 10.6 Million Guests

Coinbase Cryptocurrency Offering Gains Membership in Visa Network

Top 5 CNP Summit Sessions (So Far)

Global Digital Payments Market Poised for Massive Growth

Futuristic Payment System Would ID Commuters by Their Walk

Where in the World is Payments Innovation? LATAM

As Big Tech Firms Expand into Payments, Are They Prepared to Wrangle Fraud?

Human-Driven Attacks Up as Fraudsters Turn to ‘Sweatshops’

Lacking Resources, Merchants Get Clobbered by Friendly-Fraud Chargebacks

Apple Pay On Pace to See 10% of Global Card Transactions

7-Eleven Pilots ‘Just-Walk-Out’ Stores

WhatsApp Pay to Enter India

Reserve Bank of India Creates Digital Payments Index

Global Payments Trends Retailers Should Look Out for in 2020

Massive Walmart Gift Card Scheme Busted

LexisNexis Risk Solutions Adds to Fraud Portfolio with Acquisitions

Experian: Businesses See More Fraud Losses

Fraud is Major Driver of AI Adoption in Business

Worldline Consolidates with Ingenico in $8.6B Deal

Friendly vs. Family Fraud: Is There an Important Difference for Merchants?

Real-Time Payments Platforms Push Fraud Losses Higher

Report: Digital Is the Future of Gift Cards, But Fraud will Continue

India to Disable Any Cards Not Used for Online Payments

Digital Payments Market Poised for Massive Growth

Secure Remote Commerce Driving Surge in Tokenized Payments, Says Report

Fed: Remote Payments Rapidly Gain on In-Person Card Payments

Shoppers Want to Use Mobile Wallets for In-Store Purchases

ETA Praises Progress in Trade Deal with China

AI in Fraud Prevention: Identifying Suspicious Orders, Convincing Suspicious Merchants

Report: Top 3 Fraud Threats Facing Merchants

Friendly Fraud Will Cost Merchants $50 Billion in 2020, Says Report

Visa to Acquire FinTech Startup Plaid

E-Gift Cards Account for 20% of Total Holiday Gift Card Sales, Says Report

E-Commerce Shows Growth Before and After Christmas Day

Amazon Enters Partnership with Indian Retailer to Sell Online

Record-Breaking E-Commerce Returns Expected This Season

Cashing in on E-Commerce: What We’ve Learned During the Holiday Shopping Season

Mastercard Partners to Launch First Mobile Wallet Gift Card

Report: B2B Cross-Border Payments Pose Fraud, Complexity Challenges

Fraudulent Cart Sizes Up This Holiday Shopping Season

PNC Locks Customers Out of Venmo, Suggests Moving to Zelle

A Trio of Threats Top Merchants' Naughty List This Year

Report: Holiday Season Fraud Spiked 60% Since 2017

Amazon Enters Fraud Prevention Market

AI-Driven Fraud Prevention Solution Delivers Four Key Benefits

FICO: UK Card Fraud Losses Hit Record High Driven by CNP Fraud

Federal Reserve Now a Founding Sponsor of U.S. Faster Payments Council

Online Retailers Should Be On Guard against Mixed-Cart Fraud

Holiday Shoppers Concerned About E-Commerce Fraud This Season

Holiday Shopping Season Starts Strong for E-Commerce Retailers

Happy Thanksgiving from Card Not Present and the CNP Report

Reports: Consumers Will Give ‘No Second Chances’ on Fraud during Holidays

Payment Fraud Eating up Merchants’ Time and Budget, Says Report

Double-Digit Increase in Fraud Losses Worldwide

List Identifies Top Five Payment Trends of 2019, Wallets and Debit Finding Favor Online

Dynamic Friction and the Fight against Account Takeover

China’s Singles Day Breaks Online Sales Records Again, Spreads Globally

Zelle Scam Emerging

Fraudsters Prep for Holiday Shopping Season with Increase in ATO Attacks

US Consumers Embrace Mobile Payments Again

Facebook Launches New Payment System Across Platforms

Subscription Merchants Prepare for Strong Customer Authentication Rules

Cross-Border B2B Blockchain Transactions on Pace to Surpass $4.4 Trillion by 2024

Visitors to China Now Have Access to Alipay

Synthetic ID and AI Fraud Rising, Consumer Trust Declining: Report

Report: Risky Mobile Transactions See Triple-Digit Increase

Security and Fraud Leaders Look to Tech Amid Talent Shortage

Stripe Launches in Mexico with Eyes on Latin American Growth

BlueSnap Snaps up Invoicing Automation Company Armatic

Report: Fraud, Payment Processing Challenges Hinder Cross-Border E-Commerce

Study: Consumers Prioritize Convenience over Security When Making Payments

US E-Commerce in a Changing Global Landscape

Krebs: Black Market Credit Card Store Hacked

Loyalty Fraud Hitting Retailers Hard

Report Finds Thriving Black Market for Fraudulent Credit Card Schemes, Cybercrime-as-a-Service

How the Payments Industry Can Tackle a Talent Shortage in Fraud and Security

90% of UK Retailers Investing in Click & Collect: Report

Synthetic ID Fraud is Slowing—For Some

Report: Millennials Fall Prey to E-Commerce Scams More Than other Generations

Senators Urge Mastercard and Visa to Reconsider Libra Involvement

How CCPA Could Cause Increased Fraud and More Chargebacks

False-Decline Losses on Pace to Surpass E-Commerce Fraud

DoorDash Breach: What Does it Mean for CNP Merchants?

62% of Brazilians Use Smartphone to Pay for Cross-Border E-com Purchases: Report

E-Commerce Sales Predicted to Grow in India's Festive Sales Events

How Does Your Fraud or Payments Solution Stack Up?

Only 17% of Consumers Believe Brands Can Protect Them from Fraud

Insurance Companies Face Higher E-Commerce Fraud Risks

Stripe Struts Market Prowess with another $250 Million in Funding

Remote Payment Transactions to Exceed $6 Trillion by 2024

Study: Connected Payments Surging

Verification Firm Trulioo Raises $50 Million

Bot Attacks, Networked Cross-Organizational Crime Both Growing Fraud Trends: Report

Travel Industry Unprepared for Strong Customer Authentication

The 2019 CNP Survey

Multiple Security Holes in E-Commerce Retailer Sites

EMV Secure Remote Commerce – Device Fingerprint Security Statement

P2P Digital Payments Take Off in US

Report: Card Not Present Fraud Dramatically Increases in Europe

Alipay and Adyen to Partner on Global Payments

Account Takeover Cases up 57% in the UK

Travel Industry Payment Transactions at High Risk for Fraud

Chase to Shutter In-Store Mobile Pay App, Retain Online Payment

Merchants Concerned by Potential Security Gap in EMVCo’s Secure Remote Commerce

7-Eleven Rolls Out Mobile Checkout Option in NYC Stores

Synthetic ID Fraud Accounts for 20% of Credit Card Losses

Visa Adds New Fraud Disruption Capabilities

South Korea Sees Increase in Payment Fraud Activity

Report Predicts Fraud Will Increase Hand-in-Hand With Upswing in Digital Payments

Delay on Secure Customer Authentication Rules Concerns Fraud Expert

Google Move Signals End of Visa Checkout, Secure Remote Commerce Nears

Fed Report Looks at Synthetic ID Fraud: Gaining Attention but Not Many Answers

49% of Suspected Online Fraud Performed on Mobile Devices: Report

Balancing Security & Compliance with Customer Experience: an eBook preview

Fed Announces Real-Time Payment & Settlement Service, Aims for 2023 Launch

China Paces Strong Global E-Commerce Growth, Mexico Fastest-Growing Market

Capital One Breach: More Fuel for the ATO Fire

Poorly Implemented PSD2 Processes Increase Friction

Tech Giants Advocate for Faster Payments

Tinder Bypasses Google Play for In-App Payments

Equifax Reaches $575 Million Settlement for 2017 Breach, But Stolen Information Continues to Fuel Fraud

60% of Consumers Would Use Voice Tech to Pay for Goods

The Promises and Realities of AI in Fraud Solutions

The Female Experience: Survey Results from a Women in CNP Payments and Fraud Workshop

Preventing False Declines: The E-Commerce Balancing Act

Fraud Fighters, International Law Enforcement Convene in Spain

Visa Announces Plans to Acquire Verifi

Prepping for Amazon’s Prime Day

Mobile is Changing Authentication for E-Commerce

Bring on the Biometrics: Report Finds Companies Poised to Go Passwordless

Economies Shift to Digital & Mobile, Threats Increase

CNP Expo Interview: Brett Johnson

An Argument for Age Verification Software

Online Retail Sales Could Hit Record Low

Google Pay’s Integration with PayPal Expands for E-Merchants

Facebook Announces Plans for Cryptocurrency, Involves Payments Stalwarts

Social Engineering, Compelling Evidence and Fraud Strategy Highlight CNP Expo

PPRO Acquires LATAM Payments Provider

Fraudsters Targeting Zelle: Report

Taking Social Engineering Personally: An Attendee’s Take on CNP Expo

Criminals Turn Quick Profits Attacking Gaming Websites

Synthetic Fraud is the New Way of Buying Stolen Goods

Study Preview Finds Cost of Fraud for E-Commerce Merchants Highest Ever

Rethinking a $6 Billion Problem—Why We Need to Ask New Questions to Address Synthetic Identity Fraud

Exposed Medical, Mortgage Data Set Stage for Synthetic ID Fraud, ATO

Consumer Trust in Biometrics Isn’t Keeping Pace with Adoption

Hiring in Digital Trust & Safety

Fraudsters Spend Twice as Much as Legitimate Customers: Report

Summer Sun Shines Light on Fraudsters Targeting Travel Industry

Brands Prioritizing Digital Trust and Safety See Growth

2019 CNP Award Winners Revealed, Judges and Customers Aligned

Day 2 Keynotes: Building Bridges with Law Enforcement and the Future

Fed Shares Payments and Fraud Data at CNP Expo

Navigating Payment Security in Europe

CNP Report Live This Week from CNP Expo 2019

Podcasters Unmask Fraudsters’ Social Engineering Techniques at CNP Expo

Breaking Down Silos to Build Partnerships that Combat Fraud

Fraudsters Rely on Forums for Maximum Success

When it Comes to Compelling Evidence, Everything is Fair Game

Finishing Strong

CNP Report Live This Week from CNP Expo 2019

Study Preview Finds Cost of Fraud for E-Commerce Merchants Highest Ever

CNP Payment and Fraud Basics at CNP Expo’s First Day: Optimize Conversion

Taking Fraud Protection to the Next Level Demands a Layered Approach

What’s Coming Up

Fraud Community Remembers Ryan Wilk—Industry Vet Among Crash Victims

Synthetic Identities: The Zombie Apocalypse For Our Time?

Walmart Exits E-Commerce in Brazil to Focus on Brick and Mortar

US Gamblers Using Fraud Techniques to Hide Location on Foreign Sites

Verizon Warns of Rise in Card-Not-Present Fraud, Cyber Attacks Targeting E-Commerce Retail

Sainsbury’s Rolls Out Smart Scan, Pay & Go Tech

Negative Feedback Loop: Surge in ATO Fuels Demand for CNP User Data Leads to More ATO Boasts Largest Series A Funding Raise with $230 Million

Visa Confirms it Will Reduce Chargeback Thresholds for Monitoring Programs

Assessing Fraud Strategies in E-Commerce Businesses

Is Latest Move from Amazon Go a No-Go for Cashierless Payments?

Web, Payments, Authentication Groups Coordinate to Secure Digital Payments

Magecart Attackers Hit Online Shop of Atlanta Hawks

Brett Johnson Q&A: Fraud, Podcasts and Shared Knowledge

The True Cost of Declined Orders

Will a Reduced Chargeback Threshold Lead to More Merchants in Visa Risk Monitoring?

BOPIS Implementation Could Reduce INR Chargebacks

By the Numbers: How False Declines Cost Merchants Now and in the Future

Younger Generations Embracing E-Gift Cards

How Much Will 3DS 2.0 Improve on the Original?

Early Bird Prices for In-Depth Payments & Fraud Education End Tomorrow

Magento Merchants Warned of Card Testing Vulnerability, Dozens of Others

Mobile Wallets Making Waves in Payments Market

Facebook Friendly Fraud Case Shows Chargeback Rules Not Consistent Among Merchants

Hold the Phone: Fraudsters Targeting Call Centers for ATO Attacks

How to Supercharge Career Advancement in Payments and Fraud

Consumer Demand Driving E-Commerce Card Acceptance Globally

UK E-Commerce Fraud Surged 24% in 2018

Why Your Fraud Attack Rate Really Matters

A World of E-Commerce Opportunities and Challenges

E-Commerce Drives Consolidation as FIS Grabs Worldpay for $43 Billion

Sportsbook Sites Could Bust More Than Brackets During March Madness

Stricter PSD2 Regulations May Increase Fraud Outside of EU

Growth in Fraud Rings and Cross-Industry Attacks: Report

Break Bread to Beat the Bots: How to unite your fraud and security teams

Mastercard Beefs up Fraud Detection Capabilities With Ethoca Acquisition

Can You Spot a Phish? Tax Season Red Flags to Watch Out For

Mobile Threats a Growing Concern for E-Retailers

Financial Industry Needs to Play Stronger Defense

What’s coming to get you? What can you do about it?

Bots Fuel 107% Surge in Mobile ATO

Rigorous ID Checks Can Reduce Synthetic ID Fraud

Whose Job is it to Educate Consumers about ATO Attacks?

Formjacking ‘Breakthrough Threat of the Year’: Report

10 Billion Credential Stuffing Attempts in H2 2018: Report

Are Bots Creating Road Blocks in Ticketing Traffic?

Online Payments Trending on Social Media: Report

Lackluster 2018 Holiday Sales Numbers Surprise, But Online Still Growing Quickly: Report

Online Travel Agencies in Fraudsters’ Crosshairs, ATO a Growing Concern

More Cross-Border E-Commerce Myths Debunked

Tomorrow Last Day to Enter CNP Awards

E-Commerce Businesses Prep for Approaching NACHA Rules Update

Why is ATO Growing? Nearly 3 Billion Stolen Logins on Sale in 2019

Be Cautious of Malicious Cupids Exploiting Valentine’s Day Romance

DHL Struggles Indicate Challenges Involved with Succeeding in Global E-Commerce Markets

Merchants, Banks and Payment Providers Must Educate Consumers Now About PSD2 Fraud Rules: Report

All Bets Are in: Fraud Prevention and Authentication in the Gambling Industry

Fraudsters Targeting Ticketing Sites Ahead of Super Bowl LIII

55% of Online Businesses Report Higher Fraud Losses in Last Year, ATO Main Culprit: Report

Eliminate Friction by Investing in the Right Fraud Prevention Tools: Report

ShopRunner Acquires Precognitive to Advance Fraud Prevention

UK Antifraud Technology Provider Nets $32 Million in New Funding

Subscription Merchants Waiting For Clarification from Mastercard on New Free-Trial Rules

Authentication Tools Gain Favor as ATO Continues to Advance: Report

CNP Awards Nominations Open

Bots, Specialization Supercharging ATO Attacks

Holiday E-Commerce Wrap: U.S. Consumers Spend Record $126 Billion Online

Digital Merchants Too Focused on Fraud at Checkout: Report

3 Cross-Border E-Commerce Myths Debunked

Neustar Acquires TrustID for Call-Center Authentication

Holiday Online Revenue Surges 19.1%: Report

9 for ’19: Payments and Fraud Experts Make Predictions for the Coming Year

The New Threats Posed By The Emerging Fraud Ecosystem

EMVCo Publishes Updated Spec for EMV 3-D Secure

How Merchants Can Use Machine Learning to Stop Account Takeovers

Transaction Growth, Bot Attacks Headline During Holiday Shopping Season: Report

Networks Propose 40% Reduction in Inter-Regional Interchange for European Merchants

The Fraudster’s Game: How Can You Cope?

Marriott, Dunkin’ Continue Breach-ATO Dynamic

PCI-SSC Publishes Updated Guidance for Telephone-Based Card Payments

Voice Authentication Firm Nets $90 Million in New Funding

6 Ways Fraudsters Will Attack Digital Gift Cards This Holiday Season

Holiday Digital Commerce Off to Another Record-Breaking Start in U.S.

Fraud Pros Become Victims in Experimental Online Scam

Expect Peak Holiday Fraud on Thanksgiving Day: Report

Online Fraud Losses will Double in Five Years: Report

Adjusting Your Fraud Prevention Strategy for the Holidays

U.S. Consumers Spend More, Care Less about ID Theft at Holidays: Report

7-Eleven Testing In-Store Mobile App Payment

What’s My Motivation? 8 Tips to Manage Your Fraud Team During the Hectic Holidays | CNP Feature

HSBC Accounts Illegally Accessed after Credential Stuffing Attack, ATOs Could Follow

China Singles Day Turns 10

2018 Online Holiday Sales to Surge 15% YoY: Report

Nearly 60% of 2018 Holiday Spending to Happen Online: Report

Automation vs. Manual Review for Holiday Fraud Prevention: Preparation and Outsourcing Tips | CNP Feature

EMVCo Publishes Remote Commerce Specification Draft, Invites Industry Comment

NCR Acquires JetPay as Online-Offline Convergence Continues

Holidays? Nope. Highest Fraud Rates in Spring, Summer: Report

Is a CNP Fraud Chargeback Guarantee the Best Choice for Your Online Store?

The Onus of E-Gift Card Fraud Mitigation Falls on Retailers and Consumers

Mobile to Drive Holiday E-Commerce Growth in 2018

Machine Learning and Manual Review: Validate Identities and Verify Good Orders Faster

Online Retailers Top Target of Credential Stuffing Attacks Enabling ATO: Report

Fraud is a Zombie, Not a Dragon