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2013-06-06 23:33:10

Map Provides Real-Time Visualization of the Origin of Cybercrime Attempts San Jose, CA (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 ThreatMetrix, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime prevention solutions, today announces the immediate availability of the ThreatMetrix Web Fraud Map, a real-time display of global fraud attempts including account takeover, payment fraud and identity theft. The map´s data is derived from actual customer-defined fraud scores used to accelerate, block, review or...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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