2021 H1: Fraud Risk at a Glance

Consumers made it clear they don’t want to leave the convenience of online interactions behind – and that a hybrid retail experience is here to stay.

In this report, we leverage intelligence collected from the global NuData network in H1 2021 to explore the blending of eCommerce capabilities with in-person shopping, the emerging threats, and the implications of digital consumer maturity. 

Some of what NuData’s analysts discovered for merchants:

  • 51% growth in eCommerce purchases, among major retailers, compared to H1 2020.
  • 54% increase in card cycling attacks, year over year.
  • 400% rise in traffic and 2.4x increase in attack volumes, as the event-ticketing industry began its comeback since 2020.