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A Crisis of Confidence

Ecommerce fraud is a global problem. On that, everyone agrees. But new research from Riskified shows that merchants and consumers don’t see eye-to-eye on a key issue in fraud prevention. Consumers are not particularly confident in merchants’ ability to combat fraud. To measure the gap between how merchants and consumers view fraud prevention, Riskified conducted […]

Riskified Is Now a Public Company

Last month, Riskified reached a historic milestone in our journey to making eCommerce a frictionless experience for both merchants and shoppers. We went public on the New York Stock Exchange, under the ticker symbol RSKD. Riskified was founded on the principle that we could solve some of eCommerce’s most complex problems. We knew that we […]

Evolution of Payments & Declines

Remember the good ol’ days of bartering? Probably not, since it hasn’t been a proper form of payment in over 5,000 years. Society shifted from bartering to using barley, then coins, and later banknotes and checks to represent value. With modern advancements in technology came plastic cards, eWallets, and other new payment methods.  While this […]

Back to the Basics: 3DS Explained

3-D Secure, or 3DS, is a strong customer authentication protocol activated during a card-not-present (CNP) checkout process to confirm the cardholders’ identity prior to authorization. It is an extra layer of protection designed to reduce the risk of online fraud. Merchants all over the world use 3DS as a component of their eCommerce fraud prevention […]