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Tokyo Online Fraud Detection in Peter Barker's blog

12/01/2017

Cyber Security: Machine Learning and Big Data Know It Wasn’t You Who Just Swiped Your Credit Card

You’re sitting at home minding your own business when you get a call from your credit card’s fraud detection unit asking if you’ve just made a purchase at a department store in your city. It wasn’t you who bought expensive electronics using your credit card – in fact, it’s been in your pocket all afternoon. So how did the bank know to flag this single purchase as...

27/12/2016

Security and Risk Online: Beware That Online Deal

Get Safe Online has issued a warning to Christmas shoppers to be vigilant when it comes to purchasing presents for loved ones online.

The warning comes as recent City of London Police findings show that online crime cost consumers and businesses nearly £11 million last Christmas alone. What’s more, research conducted by Get Safe Online’s partners, Financial Fraud Action...