visitorId alone might not be particularly useful if you are tracking logged in users, preventing account sharing, generating fraudulent user lists, etc. Fingerprint Pro ships with a feature called tags, allowing you to connect information useful to your application to a
Imagine you want to prevent users from sharing accounts on your website. You would need to look for accounts associated with more than one visitorId. Assuming users typically use one browser per device (and browse from mobile or desktop devices), any account with 3+ unique
visitorIds raises a red flag.
visitorIds under a single account, as described above, is not a universal metric for fraud. This is purely an example. Your application may have different needs and metrics for determining fraudulent activity.
|Account Takeover Prevention - prevent account theft from malicious login attempts||Tag account username with |
|Account Sharing Prevention - prevent users from sharing accounts||Tag account username with |
|Credit Card Fraud - block users who repeatedly use faulty credit cards||Tag a unique hash associated with |
Tag relevant information
A tag does not need to be a raw username; you may tag any value unique to a user.
Updated 5 months ago