If you think the cost of mobile ad fraud is simply down to the fraudulent installs detected by your anti-fraud tool, then you are mistaken.Computing the dollar impact of ad fraud on your campaigns isn’t as direct. In reality, the hidden c...
The fact that mobile ad fraud is a growing concern among publishers and advertisers is nothing new. According to the latest figures from Adjust, mobile ad fraud almost doubled between 2017 and 2018, and some advertisers are set to lose as m...
In our previous article, we had discussed various strategies deployed by anti-fraud solutions to counter fraud today. The most prevalent technique being static threshold detection (i.e., defining known frauds, and then focusing on detect...
“Any fool can tell a crisis when it arrives. The real service to the state is to detect it in embryo.”
— Isaac Asimov, Foundation
Until recently, the approach to fighting mobile ad fraud has been defensive and reactive.
All is not rosy in the digital advertising space. Increasingly, fraud is becoming a major concern to advertisers. Ad fraud is expected to cost brand and performance advertisers $19 billion - $51 million a day - in 2018, according to Juniper...