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A [Female] Voice of Concern

The number of people using digital assistants are growing by the day, and the increasing popularity has led to predictions of as many as 75% of US households owning smart speakers by 2020 according to Gartner. Within this expansive growth, there are several brands of assistants, including Amazon Alexa, Google Home, and Microsoft Cortana, taking the lead. Their offerings contain…
August 27, 2018
Voice Security Predictions in the Age of IoT
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May 23, 2018
Call Center Fraudsters | Voice Morphing, Social Engineering, and the Need for Authentication
As technology advances, fraudsters use different, constantly evolving techniques that include exploiting the phone channel. With increasingly sophisticated attacks, fraudsters maneuver around authentication and security measures to access sensitive information that helps them take over accounts. This evolving criminal strategy is part of a $14 billion call center problem. From January 2016 to August 2017, call centers have experienced a…
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August 24, 2018
Zelle | A direct funds transfer disruptor…What Are You Trading For Convenience?
With convenience on the mind of most consumers, peer to peer payment apps are making it easy to transfer money to friends, family, or acquaintances.…
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July 16, 2018
Welcoming the Conversational Economy | Securing the Voice Channel
In our latest study, 500 IT and business leaders across the US, France, Germany, and the UK were surveyed to find 85 percent of businesses…
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June 29, 2018
Dear Customer: Your Secret is(n’t) Safe with Me
“Secrets based” authentication based off of your customer’s static PII today alone, is useless. With the addition of another massive data breach earlier this week…
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February 23, 2018
Pindrop® Passport | Authentication 101
It is obvious that fraudsters’ sophistication is evolving, surpassing security measures toward a single end goal — financial gain. Worse, consumers are unaware of the effects of social media, with 61% admitting to sharing answers to security questions over their online profiles. This percentage rises to 80% for 18-24 year olds, making them beyond easy targets to fraudsters. Additionally, personal…
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June 20, 2018
Pindrop® Express | Authentication, Risk, CX and the Enterprise
Businesses today often suffer from lagging or inefficient authentication solutions – from knowledge based authentication questions (KBAs) to simple caller ID verification. These traditional methods…
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June 18, 2018
Bank of the West | Machine Learning & Customer Experience
Legacy authentication methods like knowledge based authentication questions (KBAs), ANI verification, and stand-alone voice biometrics are often ineffective, inefficient, and lengthen call handle time. To…
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April 30, 2018
Pindrop for Amazon Connect | Averting Fraudsters and Improving CX
Fraudsters know the call center is not as well-defended as other potential avenues in most enterprises. As network and endpoint security technology has evolved over…
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April 5, 2018
RSA | Security, Voice, and the Anatomy of Fraud
Known as a venue for exchanging ideas, networking, and learning about the latest security trends, the RSA Conference will take place from April 16 – 19 in…
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March 21, 2018
Synthetic Voice |​​ Fraudsters Have Your Data — And Your Voice​
We have reached peak data breach — the number of data breaches and the sensitivity of the information exposed is massive and growing. Unprecedented amounts…
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February 16, 2018
Voice Aging in the Call Center | Can You Recognize Your Customers?
Voice biometric security is designed to recognize your customers and provide a frictionless experience, but what happens if your customers only call your business once a year or less? And how can your call center’s anti-fraud and authentication systems adapt to new kinds of attacks, like synthetic speech and voice conversion? Pindrop is hosting a three-part webinar series to answer…
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