April 11, 2014

How to Protect Yourself from E-Commerce Fraud — Account Takeover

Posted by Xan Bonneau Category IconNews & Trends Category IconTechnology

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Account Takeover, one of the most pervasive forms of e-commerce fraud, effected over 13 million buyers in 2013 alone. In addition to successfully penetrating such massive corporations as Target and Neiman Marcus, account takeover (or ATO) can also hobble small and middle market online businesses as well. In this video, 2Checkout outlines the various ways that bad actors can host an account takeover and what you need to do to stop them. In this exclusive video from producer Xan Bonneau, learn…

  • How the man-in-the-e-mail scam cost a group of Seattle companies millions of dollars
  • The ways value extraction, direct usage, and phishing target and steal from e-commerce companies
  • Why a third-party verification system is essential for fraud protection
  • How single-session and cross-session activity monitoring can unearth new red flags

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