Introducing the DataVisor Automated Rules Engine

By | April 2nd, 2017|Company News, Product Announcement|

Today, we’re excited to publicly announce the DataVisor Automated Rules Engine, a rules engine that maintains itself. By eliminating the need for human effort to add, tune, and delete rules, it’s the most sophisticated rules engine on the planet. At a glance, the Automated Rules Engine: adds, deletes, and tunes rules backtests all rules against [...]

Introducing the DataVisor Online Fraud Report

By | March 15th, 2017|Company News, Technical Posts, Threat Blogs|

As DataVisor Co-Founder and CEO Yinglian Xie says in her foreword to the Inaugural DataVisor Online Fraud Report, “Data is power.” We have no shortage of data here at DataVisor and we have taken the opportunity to unlock it and analyze the results. Through our Global Telemetry Network of more than one billion users across 172+ [...]

Datavisor Protects One Billion Accounts

By | January 26th, 2017|Company News|

One billion.  It’s a number that has been all of the headlines recently, with Yahoo disclosing a breach of more than one billion user accounts in August 2013. It’s hard to fathom a breach that large, but as we noted back in August of 2015, we are entering an era of billions of users and [...]

How Risky is Your UA Business? Introducing the User Acquisition Fraud Calculator

By | August 8th, 2016|Company News, Meetups, Quick Takes|

One of the things we heard repeatedly during our most recent meetup on User Acquisition Fraud was frustration at not knowing where a company stands in terms of fraudulent users. It was clear that people want to fix or address any fraud issues, but aren’t quite sure if they have any fraud issues at all. How big [...]

BRB – Heading to CNP!

By | May 16th, 2016|Company News|

Fraudsters never rest and neither do we. We’re hitting the road again, this time heading to Orlando for the 2016 CNP Expo. We’ll be joining more than 1,000 industry professionals and executives representing e-commerce, m-commerce and omnichannel merchants and the service providers that support them to learn about the most recent trends, technology and best [...]

DataVisor Taps New VP to Power Sales and Success

By | May 12th, 2016|Company News|

Paul Patterson to lead sales and meet rising demand for unsupervised fraud detection MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA–(May 12, 2016) – DataVisor today announced that veteran sales leader Paul Patterson has joined its executive team as vice president of sales and success. Patterson, with more than 20 years of sales industry experience, will be a driving force in growing DataVisor’s client base and helping those clients be successful in the fight against fraud. […]

DataVisor Explains How To Leverage Spark to Reveal Hidden Fraudsters

By | May 2nd, 2016|Company News|

Recently, DataVisor CEO and Co-Founder Yinglian Xie had the opportunity to speak at  Strata+Hadoop World in San Jose and discuss how we leverage Spark to catch even the most advanced fraudsters lurking in today’s online services. One of the main issues with today’s consumer-facing websites and mobile apps is that they are measured by the [...]

We’re Talking Online Fraud Prevention with Spark at Strata + Hadoop World

By | March 19th, 2016|Company News|

After a successful launch of our DataVisor User Analytics Service at MRC earlier this month, we’re heading to Strata + Hadoop World in San Jose this week to talk about how we are using Spark to provide online fraud prevention. Presented by O’Reilly and Cloudera, Strata + Hadoop World is where technologists from businesses of all [...]

DataVisor Revolutionizes Fraud Detection Software to Catch “Sleeper Cells” Before They Strike

By | March 7th, 2016|Company News|

DataVisor announces the first fraud detection software solution that leverages unsupervised analytics to detect online fraud campaigns at incubation stages MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(March 7, 2016) - DataVisor today announced the general availability of the DataVisor User Analytics Service, a solution that catches fraudulent user accounts at incubation stages for consumer-facing online services. The new fraud [...]

Heading to #MRCVegas16? Come Meet Our Team!

By | March 4th, 2016|Company News|

Next week, join the DataVisor team at MRC Vegas, the largest global event focused on payments and financial services innovation for connected commerce at the intersection of mobile, retail, marketing services, data and technology. In addition to exhibiting (Booth #229), our CEO and Co-Founder Yinglian Xie will be presenting a session on “Detecting Sleeper Cells [...]

Empowering a New Era of Fraud Fighting – Why I Joined DataVisor

By | December 16th, 2015|Company News, Quick Takes|

As a kid, I was fascinated with Sherlock Holmes and Batman. I read many of their detective stories and comic books and my childhood dream was to be just like them. Both are known for using their detective skills to track their adversaries, outsmart them, and solve difficult crime cases. I never donned the smoking [...]

DataVisor Raises $14.5M to Protect Consumer-Facing Websites and Mobile Apps with Big Data Analytics

By | October 13th, 2015|Company News|

Renowned Women Microsoft Researchers Start Company Leveraging Big Data Analytics to Expose Cyber Criminals Before they Attack MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA — Oct. 13, 2015 — DataVisor, an innovator in utilizing Big Data analytics for Internet security, today announced it has secured $14.5 million in Series A funding, led by GSR and NEA, to help protect [...]

DataVisor @Strata + Hadoop World Startup Showcase

By | September 28th, 2015|Company News|

Tomorrow we'll be presenting the DataVisor Security Analytics Solution during the Startup Showcase at Strata + Hadoop World in New York City. I'm excited to share more about the new cybersecurity problems that we tackle and DataVisor’s vision. By analyzing large real-world attacks, we see first hand how existing security solutions, such as multi-factor authentication [...]