Twitter Chat: The Latest Fraud Trends

Read The Entire Discussion Featuring Gartner's Avivah Litan
Twitter Chat: The Latest Fraud Trends
Avivah Litan and Tracy Kitten

On Wednesday, Aug. 27, Information Security Media Group hosted a Twitter chat on the latest fraud trends. Analyst Avivah Litan, director of research at Gartner, offered expert insights about pressing fraud topics and had in-depth discussions with participants. Tracy Kitten, executive editor of BankInfoSecurity, served as moderator.

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Litan answered questions on account takeover, EMV, mobile wallets, and other fraud-related issues. When asked if a mobile wallet breach was worse than a real wallet loss, Litan said, "Bad mobile wallet design could lead to big loss, just like losing your regular wallet if your pants are too loose."

Below is the full transcript. Please leave your own comments, and join us for our next #ISMGprotalk, which will be announced soon.

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About the Author

Megan Goldschmidt

Megan Goldschmidt

Associate Editor

Goldschmidt is the former Associate Editor for ISMG. A recent graduate of Ithaca College, she has worked for multiple publications in NJ and NY, including the Trentonian and the Rochester Business Journal, instilling a passion for writing, editing and social media.




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