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For Online Gambling, The Real Action Is In Authentication

Acuant’s CEO, Yossi Zekri, was interviewed in this article by PYMNTS.com. You can read the article at its original source here. As online gamblers all but feast on the odds and brackets of the ongoing NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament in the U.S. – the first March Madness since the U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized sports betting – lawmakers … Continue reading “For Online Gambling, The Real Action Is In Authentication”

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Why Reports Of The Password’s Decline Are Somewhat Exaggerated

Acuant’s EVP of Strategy, Stephen Maloney, was interviewed in this article by PYMNTS.com. You can read the article at its original source here. The password doesn’t get a lot of love these days, and not for entirely unfair reasons. Consumers in 2019 are well past the point where they have a few digital relationships such … Continue reading “Why Reports Of The Password’s Decline Are Somewhat Exaggerated”

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RSA 2019 Reflections: Why Trust is Paramount & What the Industry is Doing About It

Last week we, along with tens of thousands of other security professionals, attended RSA Conference 2019. The theme of this year’s event was “Better” – how cybersecurity overall can be better and what organizations can do to better their own security outcomes.   But trust – the desire to capture it, the lack of it … Continue reading “RSA 2019 Reflections: Why Trust is Paramount & What the Industry is Doing About It”

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Fighting the Opioid Crisis: Identity Verification Solutions

The healthcare industry has been battered by the staggering effects of the U.S. opioid crisis. According the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), pharmaceutical companies in the late 1990s reassured the medical community that patients would not become addicted to opioid pain relievers. As a result, healthcare providers began to prescribe them much … Continue reading “Fighting the Opioid Crisis: Identity Verification Solutions”

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How Acuant Helps Businesses Meet the Challenge of Implementing Identity Verification Solutions in an Economy where Identity is the New Currency

As more business transactions take place online, customers need not be present to conduct business. Many companies are now recognizing that identity is an organization’s biggest vulnerability and the verification and protection of identity data or PII (personally identifiable information) is paramount. This is creating new challenges for companies to ensure they are doing business … Continue reading “How Acuant Helps Businesses Meet the Challenge of Implementing Identity Verification Solutions in an Economy where Identity is the New Currency”

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How 2018 Changed The Software Development Landscape

Varun Garg, Acuant’s Director of Cloud and Mobile Engineering, recently contributed to DevPro Journal with an overview of the advances in the 2018 software development landscape. You can read his article below. To read the original, click here. Software development ranks as the number one job in the U.S. Although the demand for developers is not new, … Continue reading “How 2018 Changed The Software Development Landscape”

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Three Ways to Combat Rising Retail Fraud

Reports show that fraud challenges and cost pressures continue to plague retailers across the U.S. A study from ACI Worldwide projects a 14 percent increase in total retail fraud attempts and a 17 percent increase in value this year compared to 2017. Areas of particular concern are the sharp rise in card-not-present (CNP) and mobile commerce fraud, according … Continue reading “Three Ways to Combat Rising Retail Fraud”

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Four Digital Identity Predictions for 2019

Identity fraud – which according to Javelin Strategy and Research was an all-time record high in 2017 – has left consumers frustrated with the current identity verification process. As such, identity – and protecting that data – will have greater value than ever before. Trusted transactions are critical to reducing fraud and fueling growth for businesses and … Continue reading “Four Digital Identity Predictions for 2019”

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