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Last week, mobile identity company TeleSign and RSA, the security division of EMC, published a report on major corporations’ losses due to fraud carried out on mobile devices. The survey also asked companies about what kind of authentication mechanisms they were currently using, as well as the preferences of their customers. 

The survey asked 250 companies from across a wide spectrum of industry verticals, with average revenues of $2.5 billion.  While the average loss due to mobile fraud was $92.3 million, accounting for roughly 3 percent of revenues, some companies reported that they lost as much as 25 percent of revenues due to mobile fraud....

Posted by Andrew Humber, Senior Director Marketing Communications

Yesterday, the Federal Trade Commission published a report outlining a number of recommendations for the Internet of Things (IoT) industry.

“We believe that by adopting the best practices we’ve laid out, businesses will be better able to provide consumers the protections they want and allow the benefits of the Internet of Things to be fully realized,” notes FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez.

Security is the primary discussion in the report. Besides building security into devices at the outset rather than as an afterthou...

Posted by Andrew Humber, Senior Director Marketing Communications