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iovation FraudForce Case Study

Small Business Gaming Company


This case study of a small business gaming company is based on a July 2018 survey of iovation FraudForce customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Since using iovation, we are able to set a lower threshold for payment acceptance and have confidence that fraud transactions are still being caught.”


The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select iovation FraudForce:

  • Evaluated the following fraud prevention tools prior to selecting iovation:
    • No other fraud prevention tools (because iovation was their preferred solution)
  • Solved the following challenges after implementing iovation:
    • Chargebacks
    • New account fraud
    • Payment fraud

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of iovation FraudForce that the surveyed company uses:

  • Likes working with iovation because:
    • Of the support they receive from their Customer Success Manager (CSM)
    • They can stop fraud using device reputation (evidence) placed by others in my company
    • They can stop fraud using device reputation (evidence) placed by other companies
    • iovation has a flexible and configurable business rules editor
    • iovation has a guaranteed uptime of 99.9% “always on enterprise level infrastructure"
    • It provides a significant reduction in time spent manually reviewing fraudulent transactions


The surveyed company achieved the following results with iovation FraudForce:

  • Utilized iovation for the following:
    • Easily identified patterns that indicate fraud through device anomalies, risky location, IP, ISP, and evasion techniques
    • Identified and stopped fraud rings
  • Saw ROI 3 months after implementing iovation.
  • Has seen the following improvements since implementation:
    • Reduced fraud: 61% or more
    • Reduced manual fraud review: 61% or more
    • Increased fraud catch: 41-50%
    • Reduced the number of false declines for good customers: 41-50%

About This Data

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