Maria Scalone

Maria Scalone looks after global marketing communications for Experian’s Fraud & Identity Solutions business. With nearly 30 years experience in marketing, she relies on her real-world grasp at how the written and spoken word can shape and build companies. Her mission – helping to turn prospects into loyal customers using a holistic approach that includes traditional marketing, new technologies and a few spicy things thrown into the mix.

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Surveillance, staging and the fraud lifecycle...

Imagine the following scenario: an attacker acquires consumers’ login credentials through a data breach. They use these credentials to test account access and observe...

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Trust me – how unnecessary declines affect your busine...

Credit card declines Surag Patel, vice president of global product management for 41st Parameter, led a panel discussion on Digital Consumer Trust with experts...

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#FraudLifecycle Series: The Role of Balancing Fraud Pr...

In a recent webinar, we addressed how both the growing diversity of technology used for online transactions and the many different types of access can...

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#Fraudlifecycle; turning the tables on cyber criminals...

Fraud is not a point-in-time problem and data breaches should not be considered isolated attacks, which break through network defenses to abscond with credentials....

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#FraudLifecycle Series: Managing the Integrated Omnich...

Our latest webinar explored the problems that businesses face in balancing fraud prevention with the frictionless customer experience in today’s omnichannel environment. Today, we’re taking a...

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#FraudLifecycle Series: Q&A with Michelle Brisby,...

During a recent webinar on balancing customer experience and fraud prevention, we had the opportunity to hear from an expert panel including Michelle Brisby,...

Read More #FraudLifecycle Series: Q&A with Michelle Brisby, Senior Fraud Manager of Sephora Direct
#FraudLifecycle Series: Balancing Fraud Prevention – M...

Our latest webinar explored the problems that businesses face in balancing fraud prevention in today’s omnichannel environment. The panel of experts—including Michelle Brisby, senior...

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Inside the mind of today’s cyber criminal...

Online crooks are getting more sophisticated by the second. Nowadays, fraudsters have the ability to conduct “clean fraud,” obtaining legitimate identities of users from...

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The Fraudster Underground – Revealing secrets of highl...

In our most recent webinar, I had the pleasure of moderating a panel session with four fraud experts spanning across many diverse backgrounds. The...

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Defeating the Ghost Army – or protecting your business...

It’s no secret that e-commerce merchants, retailers, and financial institutions are prime targets for these digital ghosts as they look to quickly monetize their...

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The true lifecycle of fraud...

There are some definite misunderstandings about the lifecycle of fraud. The very first phase is infection – and regardless of HOW it happens, the...

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FICO Integrates Leading Fraud Management System with 4...

FICO, a leading predictive analytics and decision management software company, has partnered with 41st Parameter®, a part of Experian® and a leader in securing online relationships, to...

Read More FICO Integrates Leading Fraud Management System with 41st Parameter’s Cybersecurity Technology to Reduce Blocks on Online Transactions
Trust me – how unnecessary declines affect your busine...

Surag Patel, vice president of global product management for 41st Parameter, led a panel discussion on Digital Consumer Trust with experts from the merchant...

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TrustInsight boosts online commerce revenue and loyalt...

Today, our TrustInsight division announced a major milestone at this year’s CNP Expo (CardNotPresent). TrustInsight provides reliable TrustScores for a significant portion of US...

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