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Essentials of Online payment Security and Fraud Prevention



Essentials of Online payment Security and Fraud Prevention

David A. Montague

ISBN: 978-0-470-91514-1 November 2010 304 Pages


Essential guidance for preventing fraud in the card-not-present (CNP) space

This book focuses on the prevention of fraud for the card-not-present transaction. The payment process, fraud schemes, and fraud techniques will all focus on these types of transactions ahead.

  • Reveals the top 45 fraud prevention techniques
  • Uniquely focuses on eCommerce fraud essentials
  • Provides the basic concepts around CNP payments and the ways fraud is perpetrated

If you do business online, you know fraud is a part of doing business. Essentials of On-line Payment Security and Fraud Prevention equips you to prevent fraud in the CNP space.

Acknowledgments vii

Introduction ix

1 Understanding Online Payment Options 1

2 Key Concepts for E-Commerce Credit Card Payments 27

3 Fraud Basics for Companies Doing Business Online 56

4 Fraud Management Key Concepts 101

5 Fraud Prevention Techniques: Identity Proofing 127

6 Fraud Prevention Techniques: Guaranteed Payments 175

7 Fraud Prevention Techniques: Fraud Scoring 183

8 Fraud Prevention Techniques: Operational Management (Enterprise) 190

9 Fraud Prevention Techniques: Analytics 231

10 Fraud Prevention Techniques: Data Quality 238

11 Fraud Prevention Techniques: Technology 247

12 Fraud Prevention Techniques: Data Sharing 272

Appendix A: Protecting Yourself from Identity Theft 277

Appendix B: Sample Strategy 281

About the Author 283

Index 285