International Fraud Awareness Week: Investing in intelligence and tech to help prevent fraud

Visa offers financial institutions and merchants many ways to help protect payment data

November 20, 2019, 3:01 PM Eastern Time


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Headline grabbing data breaches have become more frequent over the years and payment account holders around the world should be more vigilant when it comes to protecting their personal information. Although not all data breaches involve payment data or leads to fraud, Visa offers financial institutions and merchants many different solutions and technologies to help protect consumer payment data.

No single security solution can prevent 100 percent of cyberattacks or malware threats – that’s why Visa offers and advocates the use of multiple layers of security. In addition, Visa’s investments in intelligence and technology bolsters trust in our network by utilizing talent and technology to help prevent, detect and eradicate threats.

What are some of the solutions and technologies that help protect consumer payment data? Checkout the videos below for a sample or visit Visa Security for a more comprehensive list.