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Addressing Threats of Fraud in Government Contracting

September 24, 2019

The practice of payola, which started in the 1950s radio industry, became well-known, but eventually illegal. It involved…
AI Fraud Detection Investments to Triple by 2021

August 22, 2019

Artificial intelligence (AI) has many compelling business use cases. Two of the rapidly emerging reasons why businesses use…
Seeing through food and drug fakes and frauds

April 1, 2019

If we could tell authentic from counterfeit or adulterated drugs and foods just by looking at them, we…
Study: Food fraud spoils value for all

June 27, 2018

Nebraska agriculture economists Syed Imran Ali Meerza and Christopher Gustafson tracked how an incident of fraudulent activity changed…
Bank Card That Changes Numbers Every Hour

October 7, 2016

Bank cards are gatekeepers to our funds offering access to ATM’s and online shopping. They are targeted of…
Credit Card PIN Number Could Be Stolen Over Wifi

December 30, 2015

A team of security researchers in Germany found, that any card data may be stolen right off the…
‘SafePay’: First anti-fraud system to use existing credit card readers

September 28, 2015

From large-scale data breaches such as the 2013 Target case to local schemes that use skimming devices to…
Quantum physics can fight fraud by making card verification unspoofable

February 6, 2015

Harnessing the quantum property of light takes security to the next level. Boris Skoric, Author provided Decades of…
Bank on it: space science to stop financial fraud

June 10, 2014

Drawing on their experience building complex software for simulating spaceflight, Portuguese scientists have created a 21st-century way of…
Two nabbed at Texas border in credit card fraud case

January 21, 2014

McAllen Police Chief Victor Rodriguez displays dozens of fraudulent credit cards that were confiscated by McAllen police after…
Foiling financial fraud

August 8, 2013

How IBM Research can help companies save billions annually Fraud costs the financial industry approximately $80 billion annually1;…
US-EU fraud crackdown seizes 328 websites

June 27, 2013

A total of 328 website domains accused of selling counterfeit goods were seized by US and European authorities…
Illegal logging ‘ravaging DR Congo forests’

June 4, 2013

Multinational companies are profiting hand over fist from abusive forestry practices in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where…
Credit card fraudsters quickly exposed

May 16, 2013

Most people feel safe from fraudsters if their credit card is safely tucked away in their wallet. But…
New system to combat online banking fraud

April 19, 2013

A security solution which protects against the most serious threat to online banking customers, responsible for millions in…
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