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Mobile App Fraud Jumped in Q1 as Attackers Pivot

RSA data reveals a continued shift away from browser-based fraud as attackers target mobile apps. One of the most significant developments in online …

Lockdown drives boom in mobile shopping apps

… stopped buying things and a new study by app marketing specialist Liftoff and fraud prevention firm Adjust shows a boom in mobile shopping apps.

FBI warns of scam apps amid move to mobile banking

Citing estimates by US financial technology providers, the Bureau’s online fraud wing said that more than 75 percent of Americans used mobile banking …

Those Bots Did What?

Fake Mobile Devices (for mobile and in-app fraud). As more and more ad dollars flowed into mobile web and mobile apps, fraudsters followed the …

AdColony Receives TAG Certified Against Fraud Recertification for Third Year Running

As the fastest-growing digital ad platforms, mobile apps and connected TV (Hulu, etc.) are the most vulnerable to ad fraud, with mobile app fraud …

Google announces the removal of about 600 apps from the Play Store

These apps were deemed guilty of “mobile ad fraud”, which contravenes the Mountain View giant’s policies. The apps in question include all those …

‘More Money Than Drugs:’ A Deep Dive Into Ad Fraud

Ad fraud ranges from app install farms, which feature hundreds or … but goodie in the fraudster’s bag of tricks, both on the web and in mobile apps.

Consumer Reports urges Congress to adopt protections for mobile payment users

“Mobile payment users may end up losing money to fraud and mistakes depending on which financial account they link to their payment app. Like all …

Adjust & App Annie Reports The Metrics Marketers Must Use to Acquire & Retain High-value …

San Francisco: Adjust, a mobile measurement, fraud prevention and cybersecurity, released today The Mobile Finance Report 2019 with App Annie, …