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Identity Theft stories

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Malwarebytes launches free Digital Footprint Portal to protect personal data
3 days ago
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data protection
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encryption
Malwarebytes has launched a free Digital Footprint Portal offering a detailed analysis of sources including the dark web.
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Singaporeans value seamless, secure digital experiences, survey finds
Last week
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physical security
Singaporeans prioritise simple, secure online experiences, with 73% considering a brand switch for passwordless logins, reveals a survey by Ping Identity.
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FICO survey reveals identity theft & fraud fears among Indonesians
Last week
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accounting systems
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physical security
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digital banking
FICO's study reveals prolonged fears of identity theft among Indonesians, as 36% remain anxious, heightening vulnerabilities to financial loss and credit damage amid growing risks from real-time payments.
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Heng Leong Hang adopts CyberArk platform for enhanced cybersecurity
Last month
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digital transformation
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pam
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advanced persistent threat protection
Taiwanese retail giant, Heng Leong Hang, enhances cyber defence with the integration of CyberArk's Identity Security Platform into its cyber security strategy to protect core systems and customer data.
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London startup Mindgard launches tool mitigating AI data loss risks
Last month
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cloud services
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physical security
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London startup, Mindgard, launches a new tool providing extensive cybersecurity for businesses utilising AI, mitigating reputational and financial risks.
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Overcoming the threat of account takeover fraud
Last month
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cloud services
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physical security
Cybercriminals are increasingly targeting online accounts in identity theft surge, with ATO fraud attacks increasing by over 350% in 2023, finds digital fraud management firm, Sift.
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SEON report warns of complex fraud challenges ahead in 2024
Last month
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physical security
SEON's 'Fraud Trends 2024' report warns of growing fraud challenges for businesses, citing AI advancements, Fraud-as-a-Service, and economic pressures as key factors.
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Jersey Telecom acquires Spectrum to boost global online payment security
Wed, 28th Feb 2024
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cloud services
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physical security
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identity theft
Jersey Telecom’s acquisition of Australian tech company Spectrum bolsters the fight against online payment fraud, reinforcing security on a global scale.
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Australian healthcare plagued with rising rate of cyber fraud
Fri, 16th Feb 2024
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RSM Australia warns that identity and cyber fraud pose significant threats to the healthcare sector, with criminals exploiting complex funding sources and billing systems.
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Fortinet report reveals cyber threats & defence gaps in Asia Pacific
Fri, 2nd Feb 2024
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malware
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ransomware
Ransomware and phishing top cybersecurity concerns in Singapore, says Fortinet study. Increased remote working amplifies insider threats, with insufficient resource allocation also noted as a major hurdle.
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Rising cyber threats challenge Southeast Asia's booming digital economy
Fri, 5th Jan 2024
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digital transformation
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physical security
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As Southeast Asia's digital economy rapidly reaches $100bn, it is attracting cyber criminals, with 28% of businesses observing an increase in threats alongside their digital expansion.
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Appdome reveals consumer expectations for enhanced mobile app security
Tue, 19th Dec 2023
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malware
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physical security
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breach prevention
Appdome's 2023 Global Consumer Expectations survey shows an 82.4% of users advocating for proactive mobile fraud prevention.
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Aussies risk cybersecurity threats during summer holidays
Fri, 15th Dec 2023
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phishing
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advanced persistent threat protection
Fraudulent agents and fake hotel websites pose heightened cyber threats for Australians during summer holiday planning, Norton survey reveals.
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CyberArk expands passwordless authentication with new passkey support
Wed, 22nd Nov 2023
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cloud services
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biometrics
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physical security
CyberArk adds passkey support to its Identity 23.11 release, enhancing passwordless authentication capabilities.
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Digital experiences shaping brand loyalty among Australian consumers
Fri, 27th Oct 2023
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physical security
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ping identity
Ping Identity survey reveals changing dynamics of brand loyalty in the digital era, with consumers prioritising ease of use and security.
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RSM Australia shares top cybersecurity tips for risk management executives
Mon, 16th Oct 2023
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cloud services
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dr
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testing
RSM Australia outlines top 5 cybersecurity tips for risk management execs to enhance business security measures.
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Gen Z & millennials: the most vulnerable to cybercrimes
Mon, 16th Oct 2023
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malware
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phishing
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physical security
Gen Z and millennials, the digital era's major users, are most at risk of falling prey to cybercrimes, a study suggests.
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SendQuick Conexa partners with Yoti for enhanced digital ID security
Thu, 12th Oct 2023
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data protection
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biometrics
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physical security
SendQuick, a leading enterprise mobile messaging firm, has partnered with Yoti to enhance digital security through advanced authentication solutions.
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Redefining finance: How AI is revolutionising banking & cybersecurity
Tue, 10th Oct 2023
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cloud services
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cryptocurrency
AI is transforming the finance sector, improving customer service, battling fraud, and making repayments efficient.
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Ping Identity launches new way to protect against identity fraud
Thu, 1st Jun 2023
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physical security
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cybersecurity
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ping identity
Intelligent identity solution provider Ping Identity has announced PingOne Protect, a new fraud detection and risk management service.
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Okta Identity Cloud adds Security Centre to enterprise plan
Fri, 26th May 2023
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cloud security
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physical security
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breach prevention
The newly added features provide real-time monitoring of potential identity security events and threat response efficacy.
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Deepfake and AI 101: Twelve tips to spot a deepfake
Mon, 1st May 2023
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physical security
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email security
Deepfake technology can be used maliciously or with unethical intent, and this means deepfakes are a potentially dangerous tool.
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Check Point highlights new ChatGPT4.0 account theft concerns
Mon, 17th Apr 2023
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physical security
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dark web
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email security
Check Point Research has identified a growing trend on the dark web and hacking underground involving the theft and sale of stolen ChatGPT Premium accounts.
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Early access now available for Ping Identity’s PingOne Neo
Tue, 21st Mar 2023
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cryptocurrency
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blockchain
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physical security
Ping Identity is offering early access to PingOne neo, the company's multi-standards decentralised identity management solution.