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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...

2013-12-19 23:01:02

nProtect Research Lab to share financial fraud information with related agencies and businesses. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 nProtect, Inc., a global leader in Internet security solutions, announces nProtect Research Lab in South Korea has been invited by the Cyber Terror Response Center of the Korean National Police Agency to join a preemptive response force and fight against new and emerging financial frauds. Members from diverse fields will be cooperating together to prevent...

2011-04-28 00:00:28

Latest Scam Targets Wireless Users, NumberInvestigator.com Can Help Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) April 27, 2011 According to a recent report by KABC in Los Angeles, a new scam targeting wireless users is sweeping the nation. While "Phishing" is still common place in email inboxes, "Smishing" attacks are being directed at wireless devices. In the United States alone, there are more than 300 million people with wireless devices. People rely on their wireless devices for a variety of daily tasks,...

2010-12-23 00:00:54

NumberInvestigator.com Works to Protect Consumers from Scam Artists that are Particularly Prevalent Around the Holiday Season. Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) December 22, 2010 With the rise of mobile technology and the declining use of landlines and associated caller ID systems, Number Investigator helps consumers find and share information about the calls they receive. Telemarketers aren't the only annoying callers plugging lines around the holidays in an attempt to separate people from their...

2010-10-11 17:00:00

Easy Ways to Avoid the Biggest Rip-Offs Online and in Stores YONKERS, N.Y., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- These days, with Internet fraud on the rise and sophisticated "skimming" scams popping up at the ATM, it's getting tougher to avoid being taken for a ride. So how can consumers stay ahead of criminals who are constantly thinking of new ways to swindle them? A new feature in the November 2010 issue ShopSmart, from the publisher of Consumer Reports, exposes the newest scams so that...

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This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'