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Here we go…

Experian sues [link to no longer works] Lifelock.
I think I can hear the champagne corks popping at ID Analytics from here. They, arguably, provide a service which is similar enough (a detective control against new account fraud, rather than a preventative control), but theirs operates through a different mechanism.
I’d like to see some numbers showing the efficacy of these approaches. I am pretty sure Lifelock or Debix can produce them for the ‘automated fraud alert’ approach. I don’t know what ID Analytics has.