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There are No Shortcuts in Security

No Shortcuts to Safety

The safety and security of consumer data is one of the top priorities for every company around the globe. Being able to guard consumer privacy plays a critical role in an organization’s ultimate success or failure. Customers put their trust in companies to protect valuable personal data such as credit card numbers and personal identifying […]

Infographic: 3 Ways to Grow Your Business and Why Customer Protection is Essential

In business, an organization’s main focus must be on developing a comprehensive strategy to achieve growth. This can be accomplished in three ways: bring in more customers, process more transactions and increase the number of units sold. However, these approaches are all easier said than done. In order to grow your business, you must first […]

Striking a Balance between Security and Convenience

Balance Between Security and Convenience

Business managers recognize that allowing customers to quickly and easily set up a new account is critical to growing their business. However, the account creation process is not just the first impression customers receive from your company, it is also a central figure in your security program. Screening customers through a robust identity verification and […]

Online Education & Training: The History of Distance Learning Infographic

Distance learning continues to grow in popularity as more and more students enroll in higher education as well as professional training courses online. While this seems like a relatively recent phenomenon, students have been able to participate in distance learning for over 170 years, in one form or another. Sir Isaac Pitman’s shorthand course was […]

Infographic: What Happens to an Identity Once it’s Been Stolen?

With advances in technology being made each day, it is important for consumers and businesses to keep up with the times in order to protect sensitive data and personal information. Widespread data breaches and identity theft continue to be a serious problem, which is why it is important to understand how it affects all parties […]

Know Your Customer (KYC) Infographic

In an effort to prevent identity theft and mitigate risk, the United States government stepped in to make sure that companies were verifying the true identities of their users before completing transactions. As a result, the Customer Identification Program (CIP) was created to ensure that financial organizations were following a set of rules and regulations […]

Reducing Cheating and Financial Aid Fraud in Distance Learning

Online Education Distance Learning

In a recent study by Babson Research (1), the number of students taking an online course totals over 7 million, and the proportion of higher education students taking at least one online course is roughly 33 percent. As online courses increase in popularity, the propensity for fraud – both monetary and academic – can also […]

IDology on eCommerce Fraud Panel at the CNP Expo – May 21, 2014

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IDology CEO, John Dancu, will be on a panel discussing eCommerce Fraud today at 2:15pm at the Card-Not-Present (CNP) Expo at the Omni in Orlando, FL. The panel is called “E-Commerce Fraud, It’s Bad and it’s Only Getting Worse” and, as the title indicates, will revolve around fraud – which is the single biggest concern […]

Knowledge Based Authentication Infographic: The Difference between Static, Dynamic & Enhanced KBA

Knowledge based authentication, also known as KBA, is a type of authentication which looks to prove that the person providing identity information truly is that exact person. As its name suggests, KBA is based on some sort of knowledge the individual has. Knowledge based authentication continues to get more sophisticated in order to keep information […]

Consumers Concerned about Information Privacy and the Importance of Developing a Mindset Around Security

Concept Of Digital Security

Over the last 15 years we have seen how our lives have gradually shifted to a more technology-driven, social era were personal information is both housed and shared online including financial, personal and even health-related information. As we continue to advance and engage more and more in this online environment, it is increasingly important for […]