Keith Carlson of Amazon Web Services on Making Smarter Investments in Skills, Technologies

How can we future-proof against fraud? Keith Carlson, general manager of payments and fraud prevention at Amazon Web Services, discusses the people, skills and technologies necessary to prevent fraud – and prepare for the unexpected.

In a video interview at Information Security Media Group’s recent New York City Fraud Summit, Carlson discusses:

  • The use of data science and machine learning to prevent fraud;
  • Skill sets that organizations need to obtain, retain or develop;
  • Metrics to ensure fraud prevention systems are ready to evolve with new fraud attacks.

As a global leader at Amazon Web Services, Carlson is responsible for fraud prevention in the “order-to-cash” process and the AWS commerce platform. Prior to joining Amazon in 2011, he was responsible for application development and embedded engineering of the slot data systems for Bally Technologies.