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Risk Levels Surge for E-Commerce And for Payment Processors, Finds ThreatMetrix

“E-commerce attacks increased 93% in the first quarter of 2018 in comparison to the same quarter a year ago, finds the Q1 2018 Cybercrime Report from ThreatMetrix, a unit of LexisNexis Risk Solutions. Based on an analysis of 210 million attacks ThreatMetrix detected and stopped on behalf of its clients, the report found that most e-commerce attacks are targeting account logins and creation, 71%, with attacks to get payment data accounting for 29% of volume.”