Boise's Kount named Best Overall Fraud/Security Solution


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Kount Named Best Overall Fraud/Security Solution at Inaugural CNP Awards By Judges and Merchants

Orlando,FL - May 21, 2012 – Boise based Kount, Inc.’s fraud platform, Kount Complete™, was named the winner of both the Judges Choice and Customer Choice award in the Best Overall Fraud/Security Solution category at the first ever CNP Awards ceremony on May 21.

An expert panel of judges with backgrounds spanning the financial, payment system, e-commerce and fraud prevention industries made their choice and for the Kount complete fraud prevention platform after reviewing several others in the category. Separately, merchants and partners from around the world confirmed by their votes that Kount Complete was their choice for the award.

“Minimizing a merchant’s risk in the card-not-present space requires a solution that integrates a wide range of core technologies that continue to evolve at the speed of fraud,” said Steve Casco, founder and publisher of and the CNP Expo. “Based on the seamless integration and speed of its comprehensive fraud-fighting solution, Kount is clearly one of the best overall fraud solutions for businesses operating in the card-not-present industry today.”

The CNP Expo is an annual networking and educational event for CNP merchants and other industry stakeholders to address the issues, challenges and opportunities facing merchants who accept card- or customer-not-present transactions. CNP Expo sessions cover an expansive range of merchant e-commerce and CNP concerns including fraud, chargebacks, recurring billing, PCI compliance, alternative payments, mobile payments and new regulations.

“Being recognized as the leading fraud solution by experts who understand the intricacies of the payments industry and the state of fraud today is truly an honor,” said Steve Rouse, COO, Kount. “But when merchants and partners recognize you as the leader in the industry, that’s really a confirmation that our product delivers as promised. We believe our fraud platform provides a unique perspective and a comprehensive solution for online businesses. Each day we leverage this insight, helping merchants beat fraud and boost sales as a result.”

The first annual CNP Awards were presented during a special session of the expo to honor the companies, programs and solutions that have distinguished themselves in the card-not-present space during the past year. The Expo was held at the Buena Vista Palace Resort & Spa in Lake Buena Vista, Florida from May 20-22.

About Kount

Kount helps businesses boost sales by reducing fraud. Our all-in-one, SaaS platform simplifies fraud detection and helps online businesses accept more orders.Kount’s turnkey fraud platform is easy-to-implement and easy-to-use. Kount’s proprietary technology has reviewed hundreds of millions of transactions and provides maximum protection for some of the world’s best-known brands. Merchants using Kount can accept more orders from more people in more places than ever before. For more information about Kount, please visit


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