October 08, 2019 – Washington, DC – The Retail & Hospitality Information Sharing and Analysis Center (RH-ISAC) welcomed TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) today as an Associate member. TransUnion will support the RH-ISAC’s fraud community by providing data and information that will help consumer-facing companies.
“RH-ISAC is excited to have TransUnion as an Associate member,” said Vice President of Membership and Operations Jennifer McGoldrick-Stenberg. “As threat actors continue to up their game, having the support of companies like TransUnion to share their knowledge and insights is even more important for our member companies.”
TransUnion supports the retail and hospitality industry with its IDVision® with iovation® suite of identity management, authentication and fraud prevention solutions that protect businesses from fraud while enabling great experiences for their online users.
IDVision with iovation brings together a combination of TransUnion’s extensive personal data with iovation’s device reputation data. This results in a global network effect of fraud and risk insights that allow businesses to quickly and accurately determine good customers from fraudulent ones.
“Joining the RH-ISAC advances our role in the improvement of cybersecurity across the retail and hospitality industries,” said Shannon Wu-Lebron, Sr. Director of Retail, Ecommerce and Hospitality industries at TransUnion. “As an Associate member, we look forward to supporting the RH-ISAC with our fraud and identity theft mitigation expertise.”
RH-ISAC is the trusted cybersecurity community for the retail and hospitality sector. The RH-ISAC is dedicated to building and sustaining valuable programs, partnerships, products and opportunities that enable members to build their trust-based relationships and mature their strategic knowledge and tactical capabilities.
Through the RH-ISAC, members of all sizes have the ability to share cyber intelligence on incidents, threats, vulnerabilities and associated threat remediation because, as a community, we understand that we are stronger together. Members benefit from real-time information on threats and vulnerabilities from more than 1,200 analysts, threat hunters, security engineers through listservs, chat channels and weekly intel analysts calls.
The Retail & Hospitality Information Sharing and Analysis Center (RH-ISAC) operates as the trusted community for sharing sector-specific cyber security information and intelligence. The RH-ISAC connects information security teams at the strategic, operational and tactical levels to work together on issues and challenges, to share practices and insights, and to benchmark among each other – all with the goal of building better security for the retail and hospitality industries through collaboration. RH-ISAC currently serves all retail and hospitality companies, including physical and online-only retailers, restaurants, hotels, gaming casinos, food retailers, consumer products and more. To learn more, visit www.rhisac.org and follow on Twitter: @RH_ISAC and LinkedIn.
About TransUnion (NYSE:TRU)
Information is a powerful thing. At TransUnion, we realize that. We are dedicated to finding innovative ways information can be used to help individuals make better and smarter decisions. We help uncover unique stories, trends and insights behind each data point, using historical information as well as alternative data sources. This allows a variety of markets and businesses to better manage risk and consumers to better manage their credit, personal information and identity. Today, TransUnion has a global presence in more than 30 countries and a leading presence in several international markets across North America, Africa, Europe, Latin America and Asia. Through the power of information, TransUnion is working to build stronger economies and families and safer communities worldwide.
We call this Information for Good.®