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Chris Gerda serves as the head of risk and fraud prevention at Bottomline, with a focus on security for Paymode-X. He is responsible for the overall anti-fraud strategy and technology initiatives to maintain the security of $200 billion in payments within the 450,000+ network membership base.

invoice fraud

Putting the Brakes on Invoice Fraud

We always put payment fraud under the microscope because it’s a widespread and evolving problem that puts almost every business at risk. Back in 2019, according to a Lloyds Bank survey, 52% of businesses said...

/ December 15, 2021
cybersecurity month 2021

In Session: educating employees still critical in the fight against email compromise

Considering the ubiquity of email and the awareness employees should have around its security vulnerabilities, fraud should by now be all but stamped out. But it’s clearly not. When you can buy a phishing resource...

/ October 11, 2021
real estate payment fraud

Your best weapon against real estate payment fraud? Automation.

In the first article in this series, we looked at a bright new world of vendor and accounts payable relationships in real estate, ushered in by payment automation. Now we’d like to enlighten you further...

/ August 3, 2021