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2014-08-19 08:26:04

NuData Security Offers New Approach to Predict and Prevent Fraud Online SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 Identity Fraud Study released by Javelin Strategy & Research reported an increase of more than 500,000 fraud victims to 13.1 million people in 2013, the second highest number since the study began over a decade ago. Managing online fraud continues to be a significant and growing cost for businesses of all sizes. Nadel Phelan, Inc. today announced it is...

2014-08-05 08:41:26

New Levels of Integration and Multiple Layers of Protection to Combat Online Fraud VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a new Market Guide, leading analyst firm Gartner recommends a new approach to online fraud detection. NuData Security is offering a complimentary download of the June 2, 2014 Market Guide, Online Fraud Detection: A Layered Approach, available at:...

cellphone cramming
2014-08-01 05:05:36

John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It has taken considerable time, but the widespread problem of cellphone companies allowing their customers to be victims of "cramming" charges may be coming to an end, following a new report by the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee. The report found that hundreds of millions of dollars had most likely been paid in charges which cellphone users had not authorized, after third party fees were latched onto phone bills. The third party...

2014-07-31 23:07:47

With the surge in popularity of merchants joining mobile commerce, the industry is growing at a rate that neither consumers nor merchants can keep up with—leaving room for increased dissatisfaction among consumers with regard to online purchases, which can then result in increasing chargebacks. eConsumerServices advises merchants to partner with consumer mitigation services in an effort to protect online consumers from the arduous chargeback process. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 31, 2014...

2014-07-28 12:26:14

Staff Report Details Needed Changes to Protect Consumers From Scams WASHINGTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a report issued today, the Federal Trade Commission staff recommends steps that mobile carriers and other companies should take to prevent consumers from being stuck with unauthorized charges on their mobile phone bills, an unlawful practice known as mobile cramming. The report focuses on the multi-billion dollar business known as carrier billing, which refers...

2014-07-22 16:29:42

AARP Fraud Watch Network Alerts Consumers to be Cautious of Scams and Frauds CHICAGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A recent investigation by the Cook County Sheriff's Department resulted in authorities busting up a fake sports and concert tickets ring that may have defrauded countless individuals in the Chicago area, and highlighted the fact that it's getting easier and easier for scammers to work online, and for consumers to fall prey to scams and frauds and lose their money....

2014-07-10 23:03:58

New comprehensive service protects financial institutions and their customers from account takeover attacks. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 PhishLabs, the leading provider of cybercrime protection and intelligence services that fight back against online threats, announces the launch of ATO|Prevent™ to help banks and credit unions stop account takeover (ATO) and reduce losses due to online fraud. ATO|Prevent provides proactive detection and mitigation of account takeover attacks...

2014-07-09 16:31:43

Partnership Enables Merchants Selling in the Ukraine to Have Complete Fraud Protection and Immediate Payouts LOS ANGELES, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ePrime Global and TAS Link (of Kyiv, Ukraine) have just partnered to help merchants make selling in Eastern Europe effortless. TAS Link, LLC. specializes in payment technologies in Eastern Europe, helping merchants offer customers secure payment processing through their 3D-SECURE technology. TAS Link offers issuing, acquiring...

2014-07-07 23:00:22

NutriGold supports the Senate subcommittee and their assertions, but warns that the online scams are perpetuated more by the power of Internet giants like Google and Amazon.com than the "Dr. Oz effect" Orem, Utah (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 At Tuesday’s Senate subcommittee hearing, “Protecting Consumers from False and Deceptive Advertising of Weight-Loss Products” Senator Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) reprimanded Dr. Oz for “flowery” language that misleads consumers. NutriGold...

2014-06-30 23:13:00

RBS Reputation Management Announces Ripoff Reports Removal Service Starting from $599. New Delhi, India (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 RBS Reputation Management has announced Ripoff Reports Removal service. The service package starts from only $599. A senior executive of the company, who was a part of the team that has designed the service, said, “The company has tailored the service to defend those businesses against which Ripoff Reports have been published, and that negative posts are being...


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