Gartner Research

The Five Layers of Fraud Prevention and Using Them to Beat Malware

Published: 21 April 2011

ID: G00212587

Analyst(s): Avivah Litan


This research outlines five layers for fraud management, and suggests priorities for tackling today's pressing malware threats within this overall framework.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • Five Layers of Fraud Prevention
    • Layer 1
    • Layer 2
    • Layer 3
    • Layer 4
    • Layer 5
  • Where to Begin When Defending Against Malware-Based Attacks
    • Layer 1: Endpoint-Centric Solutions for Malware Defense
    • Layer 2: Navigation-Centric Solutions for Malware Defense
  • Technology Is Not the Sole Solution
  • Conclusion

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