Top 10 Tips To Protect Yourself From Hackers

Online security has become more and more risky with a data breach happening every day. You should be aware of the risks that cybercriminals, scammers, and fraudsters pose to you. Right from stealing your personal identifiable information, stealing your bank account information to installing ransomware, cybercriminals leave no stone unturned to mint money from you. […]

Online Fraud Increases 22% During Holiday Season

Online fraud attempts and general retail transaction volumes increased substantially during the 2017 holiday season, according to new benchmark data from ACI Worldwide. Fraud attempts in the period from Thanksgiving Day to December 31 increased by 22 percent, while the number of overall transactions increased by 19 percent. Fraud attempt rates were highest on Thanksgiving Day (1.94 percent, […]

Online Fraud Dropped 33 Percent During Black Friday to Cyber Monday Period

New data from Jumio revealed that online fraud, which had been steadily increasing globally between 2014 and 2016, dropped 17 percent in 2017. During the holiday shopping period of Black Friday through Cyber Monday, fraud dropped 33 percent. But, said Jumio, the overall declines in online fraud should not suggest that all industries are improving to the same […]