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André Ferraz

André Ferraz is the CEO and co-founder of Incognia, a location identity company, with teams in the U.S. and Brazil, that provides mobile authentication to banks, fintech and mobile commerce. André is an expert on location technology and a strong advocate for user privacy. Originally from Brazil, André founded his first company while a university student in computer science. Today the location technology developed by André and his co-founders has been deployed on more than 100M smartphones.

Contributed articles

Zero-Factor Security – What You Cannot See is Protecting You

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As our lives have become increasingly digital, the need to...

Hackers steal even more Social Security numbers. How should you protect yourself?

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Hackers claim to have stolen 70 million Social Security...

Recent posts

Incognia Closes $15.5M Series A Funding Round

Incognia announces the closing of our $15.5M Series A...

Apple announces use of location for fraud prevention

Apple Pay is now using location for fraud prevention. This...

Cybernews Interview with André Ferraz

Cybernews interview with André Ferraz on the need for...

Why is device fingerprinting useless when fintech apps need it most?

Device fingerprinting will not recognize the login of a new...