OnDemand | Data Sharing Espionage: A Fraud Discussion
Do you know just how susceptible you really are to location spoofing?
When using the leading location-based mobile apps in food delivery, gambling & gaming, ride-hailing and dating categories you open yourself up to a world of spoofers, fraudsters and swindlers.
Location-based apps rely on location data shared by users to deliver important aspects of their services, such as informing users of driver availability based on the user location, or showing potential dates, or when a food delivery is on its way. Fraudsters spoof their location to take advantage of location-based services to swindle trusted users, restaurants, gamers and even people looking for a date.
Join this discussion while we cover:
- Trends and case studies on who has been fooled by location spoofing and why
- Detecting fraudsters spoofing locations
- Best practices for mitigating against this particular type of scam