NameProtect and MasterCard unite to combat online fraud, phishing
Operation STOP IT aimed at protecting businesses
MADISON, Wis. NameProtect , a Wisconsin company, has teamed up with MasterCard to help battle online identity theft and phishing
schemes within the financial services industry.
Under the arrangement, NameProtect will use its technology to...
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...er of true ePrivacy have
simply never experienced document exchange, electronic communication and
eBusiness without malware, data-loss, cyber-threats, phishing
said Leslie Buckalew, Vice President of Sales for WebLOQ. "By focusing only
on security and not privacy, traditional security solutions sac...
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If you've gotten an email from eBay or Citibank asking you to update your account, and you don't even have an account with them, it's probably a phishing
attempt. A new software tool from WholeSecurity can now spot some of these fraudulent Web sites, the company announced recently. The product, called W...
NameProtect roots out fake tsunami-related donation sites
...ctly, instead of clicking on links in e-mails, but phishing
still tricks many e-mail users.
The FBI stepp...ve found 170 potentially fraudulent tsunami relief phishing
sites, which law enforcement agencies are now inve...ivity, and report them to the FBI .
e-mails lead to a landing site on the Web rather t...
Phishing and pharming: Is your personal identity being harvested?
...l to update accounts.
Millions of consumers who have relationships with merchants and financial institution receive these online messages everyday. phishing
is a numbers game.
According to Mark McLane, president of Madison-based NameProtect, which specializes in identity theft and brand protection, "The...
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...rs into revealing their personal financial information online. For example, phishing
scams use e-mails to lure people to bogus Web sites, the goal being to conv... them on silver platter for the crooks.
Two of the most common types of phishing
scams use big brands -- Citibank, Ebay, Amazon, et al or well-known charit...
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... structure for detecting counterfeit data. McLane said NameProtect has worked closely with the Secret Service Cyber Crime division, helping detect 500 phishing
scams related to false tsunami charities and supplying support outside the firewall to customers like Microsoft and Mastercard.
TeraMedica Inc. : ...
NameProtect partners with Oregon firm to boost fraud detection
... financial institutions worldwide, offers advance detection and response to phishing
scams against the bank network and scans the organization Web sites to prev...ip, all institutions can easily integrate a highly secure, enterprise-level phishing
and fraud protection solution to protect themselves and their customers fro...
New UW position focusing on Internet security
...resource for free anti-virus software, operating system patches, primers on phishing
scams and copyright rules of the road.
"Identity management is clearly ...y solution is a technology one, however. Lowe says the best defense against phishing
- or fraudulent attempts to steal people's passwords by masquerading as leg...
Online scam targets credit union members
...e continuing. Also, it is important to remember: if it sounds too good to be true, it usually is.
If you are concerned that you may have received a phishing
e-mail, contact your credit union and the Federal Trade Commission at www.consumer.gov/idtheft or 1-877-IDTHEFT.