The Federal Reserve continues to expand its Synthetic Identity Fraud Mitigation Toolkit with new information on providers of synthetic identity fraud mitigation products and services.
The July/August issue of Fraud Magazine, published by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), features an article co-authored by experts from Federal Reserve Financial Services on how to more effectively fight synthetic identities used for fraud involving payments.
The latest release of the Federal Reserve’s Synthetic Identity Fraud Mitigation Toolkit includes tools to help differentiate real customers from synthetics using identity validation tools and alternative data, and resources on how to identify synthetics at different stages of the relationship.
The FraudClassifier(SM) model was released in June 2020 to help organizations speak the same fraud language and obtain a holistic picture of fraud involving payments. Explore a new video for a comprehensive overview of the model, including a step-by-step walk-through of its classification paths and supporting definitions.
The Federal Reserve has published the third and final research brief in a series on remote authentication fraud. This brief focuses on ways the Fed and industry can work together to improve fraud mitigation, build awareness and engage industry stakeholders.
The Federal Reserve is developing a toolkit of insights and resources to help financial institutions, consumers and businesses address the growing threat of synthetic identity fraud.
The Federal Reserve has published the second research brief in a series, which takes a closer look into payment use cases and authentication methods that can help prevent the most common types of remote authentication fraud.
The Federal Reserve engaged experts from across the payments ecosystem to explore how the industry-recommended definition of synthetic identity fraud is being used to help mitigate this type of fraud.
Anti-fraud professionals have the opportunity to learn about the FraudClassifier model by reading the March/April issue of Fraud Magazine, published by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE).
Over the past year, the Federal Reserve has spoken with over 50 industry experts on this topic for its Payments Fraud Insights white paper series. Following the release of the final white paper in this series, the Federal Reserve hosted a webinar to discuss strategies for mitigating synthetic identity payments fraud with two of these experts.