Accertify Partners with


Chicago, IL  - August 11, 2008 

Accertify®, a provider of leading-edge credit card fraud prevention solutions to online merchants, today announced that it has further expanded its list of integrated services through a partnership with, a leading provider of global identity verification solutions.

As the market leader in its industry, U.K.-based maintains a global database exceeding a billion records that can be searched by e-commerce businesses to validate customer identity and defend themselves against credit card fraud.

"Online merchants in the U.S. are anxious to enter new global markets. But they're often reluctant to do so because international transactions are more than twice as likely to be fraudulent," said Michael Long, Vice President and Chief Product Strategist for Accertify. 

"Accertify's partnership with addresses the international merchant's growing need for a more robust fraud-fighting platform," Long said. "Our Interceptas® solution is more comprehensive than ever with the addition of the best global identity check technology on the market."

Accertify delivers best-of-breed tools and services in a single solution to minimize customers' exposure to fraud and minimize demands on their IT departments.   Accertify's experts are constantly searching the marketplace for new and better anti-fraud tools so Interceptas customers can rest assured that they?ll always have access to the latest technology. 

"Fraud is a global threat that demands a global response," said David Pope, director at  "We've chosen to partner with Accertify because the combination of their anti-fraud tools and our customer identity check tools will make life more difficult for fraudsters.  Accertify's Interceptas solution delivers a multi-layered approach to fraud prevention with a workbench platform that is flexible and readily adaptable to new fraud trends and technologies."

"Our research shows that over time fraudsters work their way around existing fraud defenses. But by combining a range of fraud tools, together we can provide the powerful defense against card-not-present fraud that global merchants have been seeking," Pope said.


About is a leading provider of global age and identity verification solutions to, e-commerce, payment processors, insurers, lenders and public sector organisations. Age and identity verification solutions help businesses to defend themselves against fraud and to ensure compliance with age-sensitive and money laundering regulations.


About Accertify, Inc.

Accertify, Inc. is the first company to focus on developing fraud prevention tools and strategies from the perspective of merchants that accept 'card not present' transactions. That focus led to the development of Interceptas® which applies state of the art automation to every step in the merchant's process of managing credit card fraud exposure. Accertify exemplifies a constant commitment to maintaining the best in fraud prevention strategies, and its management team combines complementary skills from fraud management, business software development, accounting and legal to assure that its customers receive the most comprehensive, cost-effective solution to credit card fraud available.

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