Fraud Prevention Blog

The Move from "Credit Card Fraud" to "Remote Fraud"

Posted by Sean Trundy on Thu, Dec 10, 2015 @ 02:33 PM

For many years, credit card fraud has been the favored method for fraudsters seeking to profit from stolen identity information. The ease with which a criminal could use a victim’s card information and the generally widespread availability of stolen card data made credit card fraud the simplest and lowest-risk option for the average criminal.

Topics: credit card fraud, remote fraud, account takeover fraud, application fraud, cnp fraud