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COVID-19-Related Stolen Stimulus Payment Detection

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act is the largest economic stimulus package in U.S. history — and a potential windfall for criminals seeking to intercept and reroute...

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A Surge in Scams

Opportunistic criminals are leveraging the COVID-19 pandemic for their gain, preying on heightened consumer fear and anxiety during the crisis. With schemes related to COVID-19 surging, financial institutions must remain...

  Blog

Economic Stimulus Payments Targeted by Fraudsters

May 8, 2020 by Verafin

“The CARES Act… together with three related pieces of pandemic relief legislation represent at least $2.4 trillion in aid and presents unparalleled opportunities to assist those in greatest need...

  Blog

Taking Quick Action Against COVID-19 Crimes

May 4, 2020 by Verafin

Financial crime has proven to be a serious and growing challenge during the COVID-19 crisis. Fraudsters have promptly exploited the pandemic for their gain; with many financial institutions closed...

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Unusual Access – Reconnaissance Agent

A cybercriminal’s end goal is to siphon funds out of a victim’s online bank account. Once they gain access to the online account they will often make demographic changes to...

  Video

Unusual Outgoing Wire – Business Agent

With criminal schemes such as Business Email Compromise a growing problem, institutions need enhanced monitoring to prevent serious loss. This short video highlights Verafin’s targeted agent for Unusual Outgoing Wire...

  Video

Risky Online Banking Setup Agent

Confidence scams, like romance or job scams, are a growing ploy by fraudsters to establish trust with a victim with the end goal of obtaining personally identifiable information (PII) and...

  Video

Unusual Access – ACH Agent

Online customer accounts are a serious target for sophisticated cybercriminals looking to commit unauthorized transfers. Once an online account has been breached, money can be moved very quickly. This short...

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Fraud Prevention and Management for Credit Unions

Credit unions face common challenges in combating fraud. Adding layers of protection to detect and prevent fraudulent activity, managing your alert volume, and reporting losses can become increasingly difficult if...

  Blog

Impact of COVID-19 Crisis on Financial Crime Management Programs

April 6, 2020 by Verafin

As COVID-19 continues to impact financial systems around the globe, early reports are emerging on how the pandemic is affecting financial crime management programs. Financial institutions should have processes...