NYC "Worst City" for Online Fraud
New York City, Miami and Los Angeles are the "highest risk" cities for eCommerce fraud, according to a CyberSource press release.
- New York City: 18% (down from 26% last year)
- Miami: 7%
- Los Angeles: 7%
- Chicago: 2%
- Detroit: 2%
- Nigeria: 31%
- China: 7%
- Indonesia: 5%
- Afghanistan, Mexico, Russia, U.K, Vietnam: 4% (each)
To assist in this process, MasterCard is promoting a free network vulnerability scan for retailers that act before June 30, 2006, from one of five different providers: AmbironTrustwave, Cybertrust, One-Sec, Qualys, and SecurityMetrics, Inc.
Link: CyberSource Fraud Report (free, registration and Adobe Acrobat required)