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Featurespace Launches New Behavioral Biometrics Platform

Featurespace Launches New Behavioral Biometrics Platform

Featurespace is launching a new behavioral biometrics platform to help financial institutions spot and prevent fraudulent transactions in realtime. Dubbed Adaptive Behavioral Biometrics, the solution was announced at this week’s Money 20/20 Europe conference and will be available through Featurespace’s ARIC Fraud Hub.    “We’re attuned to the evolution of fraud and leverage our market-leading…

New BioCatch CRO to Oversee Behavioral Biometrics Firm’s ‘Ambitious Growth Plan’

New BioCatch CRO to Oversee Behavioral Biometrics Firm’s ‘Ambitious Growth Plan’

BioCatch has a new Chief Revenue Officer; Bill Sytsma will lead the company’s sales and professional services team, and will oversee “an ambitious plan for growth,” according to a statement announcing his appointment. Sytsma comes to the company from ThreatMetrix, another provider of an enterprise-focused digital security platform, where he served as the company’s Americas…

GAO Urges IRS to Consider FIDO Security for Taxpayer Authentication

GAO Urges IRS to Consider FIDO Security for Taxpayer Authentication

“…the GAO’s report highlights authentication solutions based on FIDO standards for their capacity to offer ‘a convenient, added layer of security when used as a second factor for accessing websites or systems that would otherwise rely on a username and password for single-factor authentication.’” The FIDO Alliance has a high-profile new supporter in the government…