Webinar: How to Leverage DRP Capabilities in your Cybersecurity Strategy

By leveraging digital risk protection (DRP) capabilities, financial institutions can have a complete view of their digital footprint and manage their digital assets with confidence. Although powerful tools like asset mapping and vulnerability management are in play, financial institutions are still  challenged to have a complete external view of all cyber threats and data leaks. […]

Quick Report: Credit Cards Sold on the Dark Web in 2021

Credit Cards Sold on the Dark Web in 2021

The dark web is home to a vast amount of illicit markets and shops. Although there’s a variety of goods to be purchased on the dark web, one of the most sold resources by volume on the dark web, if not the most sold commodity, is stolen credit cards. Just last week, the largest carding […]

ToRReZ Market Shutting Down

ToRReZ Market Shutting Down

Two months after White House Market’s retirement, comes another surprise; ToRReZ, currently the second largest market by the total number of listings, has announced they will be shutting down. After close to two years of operation, on December 17th, 2021, purchasing will be officially disabled as well as a few other essential market functions. ToRReZ […]

Fireside Chat: Cyber Risk in 2021 & Predictions in 2022

Cyberrisks in 2021 fireside chat

Meet Flare September 25th, 2021 during the first edition of Bsides Montreal and don’t miss the conference of Olivier Michaud, AI expert at Flare, about ”Automatic Extraction of content from criminal underground forums.”​

Dark0de: 2021’s Darknet Market Leader

Dark0de: 2021’s Darknet Market Leader

Dark0de: 2021’s Darknet Market Leader On October 1st, 2021, White House Market, the biggest Darknet Market (DNM) at the time, announced its retirement from the darknet market scene on Dread. Since then, there has been some speculation as to which market will take the number one spot.  Let’s look at what the current darknet market […]

White House Market Is Officially Retiring

White House Market Is Officially Retiring

Updated: November 26th, 2021 As the article below is a bit out of date, here’s a breakdown of most of the large changes in the dark web marketplace scene: Empire Market exit scammed in August 2020 DarkMarket was sized in January 2021 Yellow Brick exited a few days after DarkMarket BigBlue was seized by Interpol in April […]

Digital Risk Protection (DRP) Glossary

DRP glossary

We are aware of the information overload and wealth of technical terms that may sometimes be confusing. To make it easier to understand industry terminology, we came up with some definitions of some of the most popular cybersecurity concepts. DRP In its 2020 report titled “Emerging Technologies: Critical Insights in Digital Risk Protection Services,” Gartner […]

Fireside Chat Video: The Role of the Dark Web in The Threat Landscape

Fireside Chat

With new threats raised by COVID-19, hybrid work, and the increased ransomware attacks we are seeing across the world, the threat landscape for companies today is ever-changing. In this Fireside Chat, Flare CEO Mathieu Lavoie is joined by David Hétu, Research Partner, and Alexandre Blanc, vCISO at VARS Corporation. They discuss the role of the […]

Flare Systems is one of the 100 most innovative CyberTech companies

Flare Systems’ innovative cybersecurity platform has been elected by FinTech Global as one of the 100 most innovative companies of the CyberTech industry. Read Fintech Global article or see the full list. June 8 2021, Montreal – Flare Systems, a leading provider of fraud prevention and digital risk protection solutions for financial institutions, today announced […]