The 2015 PBJ100: Lighthouse Awards — iovation
Portland Business Journal Lighthouse Awards honor local companies who have achieved Private 100 status for five years running. iovation received a Lighthouse award for 2015, highlighting the company's growth and success in it's fight against online fraud.
The PBJ100: Here are Oregon’s Fastest-Growing Companies
The Portland Business Journal's annual Fastest-Growing Private 100 Companies honors privately held businesses that demonstrate the highest revenue growth rate over the last three years. This list includes iovation for the fifth straight year. The threshold to make the top 100 was, at 51.5%, the highest ever.
How Crooks Try to Hook you into Scam Hotel Bookings
Pay attention or pay the price. That's the bottom line on an online hotel-booking scam that's recently caught the attention of a U.S. senator who has asked the Federal Trade Commission to look into these insidious schemes. This isn't a new hoax, but it has recently come to the attention of Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), who has expressed his concerns in a letter to the FTC.
How to Check a Device’s ‘Reputation’
One key fraud-prevention strategy for card issuers is to check the "reputation" of the device behind a transaction, says Max Anhoury of iovation. Fraudsters are commonly using personal information obtained from data breaches to impersonate consumers so they can gain access to complete credit reports and then apply for new credit cards.
Week in Review: Hiding Exploit Code in Images, Online Summer Travel Scams, and Infosecurity Europe 2015
iovation analyzed more than a 100 million online travel transactions for fraudulent behavior and found some common ways criminals are looking to defraud consumers making increasingly spontaneous purchases.
Online Summer Travel Scams to Watch Out For
iovation released a list of common online summer travel scams to watch out for. The company also announced that it has seen a 100% increase in online travel transactions made from mobile phones and tablets since 2013 with mobile now making up 24% of all web-based travel transactions.
iovation: Mobile Devices Targeted In Summer Travel Scams
As summer travel season ramps up, the travel scams--many that target smartphones--are heating up, according to Portland-based iovation. The company said it has seen an uptick in fraud that take advantage of mobile phone users, pulled from what it says was the analysis of more than a hundred million online travel transactions.
Summer Travel Scammers Targeting Phones
iovation analyzed more than a 100 million online travel transactions for fraudulent behavior and found some common ways criminals are looking to defraud consumers making increasingly spontaneous purchases. Crime Investigator Chris Willis of KGW interviews Jon Karl of iovation.
The Morning Risk Report: U.S. Likely to See Shift to Online Fraud
Chip and pin credit cards prevent counterfeiting when the card is physically put through a card reader, cards used for online and other card-not-present purchases don’t get the benefit of the chip. iovation's VP of Product, Scott Olson is interviewed about best practices to protect businesses from online fraud.
Commerce Department Releases Quarterly Retail eCommerce Sales Report
This recent report points to a perfect storm that’s forming between e-commerce sales growth and Europay, Mastercard, and Visa (EMV) adoption. As in-person fraud becomes more challenging fraudsters will turn their attention to online and mobile transactions.