December 2005
Bank Technology News;Dec2005, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p28
Trade Publication
The article reports on the use of behavior-based systems to secure customer data from unauthorized access. Most of the computer-based consumer data thefts are committed either by employees working for the firms or by fraudsters posing as legitimate customers. Percept, a platform from Covelight Systems, is used by Raleigh to audit employee and customer-level use of Web applications in order to safeguard customer data from potential fraud. Percept creates user profiles benchmarked to what has been typical usage among customers and employees. In case of breach of the benchmark, the behavior-based programs alert the administrators or security managers.


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