Risk Management, Identity and Access, Threats, Cybercrime

Fraud and security departments converge on battle against ‘synthetic identities’

May 27, 2021
Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen, who also served as chair of the Federal Reserve under the Obama administration, speaks during a daily news briefing May 7, in Washington, DC. The Fed recently produced a formal definition for synthetic identity fraud. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)