The Simility Blog

After one of the longest periods of US economic expansion on record, many experts are saying it’s time for a recession. That’s troubling in itself, in terms of the potential for job losses, financial uncertainty and economic stagnation. But it could also have a major impact on fraud, as motivation increases and operational cutbacks make scams easier to...

Over the past 12 months we’ve seen online fraud continue to evolve. E-commerce merchants, financial institutions and other organizations are pushing ahead with efforts to streamline business processes and deliver seamless customer experiences. But these initiatives continue to provide new opportunities for scammers to hijack accounts, open new ones, attempt fraudulent payments...

Online fraud is a complex problem requiring a sophisticated solution. We all know it’s on the rise. But there’s no single, definitive cause. Instead, a confluence of factors including digital transformation, the rise of dark web sites, credential stuffing tools and more have come together to create a unique challenge...