Kount is a company offering fraud prevention solutions. Its products include Kount Command protecting against ecommerce fraud and chargebacks; Kount Control that stops malicious logins and enables personalized customer experiences; and Kount Data on Demand, a private data warehouse that delivers data for analysis, reporting, and custom ML models. The company also intercepts, stops, and resolves chargebacks to recover revenue and avoid monitoring programs.

Employee Rating

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TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyEquifax
HQBoise, ID, US
Founded2007
Websitekount.com
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
Kount was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Boise, ID, US

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Key People/Management at Kount

Bradley Wiskirchen

Bradley Wiskirchen

Chief Executive Officer
Gary Sevounts

Gary Sevounts

Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)
Scott Klossner

Scott Klossner

Chief Financial Officer
Kelly Reynolds

Kelly Reynolds

Vice President of Client Success
Scott Adams

Scott Adams

Vice President of Friendly Fraud
Jason Glass

Jason Glass

Chairman
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Kount Office Locations

Kount has an office in Boise
Boise, ID, US (HQ)
1005 W Main St
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Kount Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2007

Total Funding

$80 m

Investors

In total, Kount had raised $80 m. Kount is a subsidiary of Equifax

Kount Operating Metrics

Feb, 2021

Industries

75

Payment Providers and Card Networks

50

Interactions Annually

32 b

Devices Annually

17 b
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Kount Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

87/100

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Kount Online and Social Media Presence

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Kount Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    81/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    93/100

  • Compensation

    B

    77/100

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Kount News and Updates

Kount counters chargebacks with Ethoca

Kount, an Equifax (NYSE: EFX) company, and a leader in digital identity trust and fraud prevention, today announced a new joint offering of two award-winning products from Ethoca, a Mastercard Company.

Equifax Closes Acquisition of Kount

Equifax® (NYSE: EFX) announced today that it has closed the acquisition of Kount, a provider of Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven fraud prevention and digital identity solutions. The definitive agreement to acquire Kount was announced on January 8,

Stuzo and Kount Partner to Bring Industry-Leading Fraud Protection to Stuzo's Open Commerce® Platform and Managed Software Services

Kount's Digital Identity Trust Solution Delivers Protection and Frictionless Experiences Across the Entire Customer Journey for Everyday Spend Retailers

FreedomPay Announces Kount as Strategic Partner for Fraud Prevention and Data Protection Globally

The fully integrated Identity Trust solution will include payments fraud and chargeback prevention, 3DS2 authentication, and access to Data on Demand.read more

Barclaycard adopts SCA-busting fraud module from Kount

Barclaycard Payments, which processes almost 40 per cent of card transactions in the UK, is to provi...

Kount Blogs

Top botnet detection tools for e-commerce businesses

Believe it or not, humans don’t make up the majority of internet users. That title goes to bots, which comprise 52% of internet traffic. And whether they’re good bots or malicious bots, they all perform a variety of functions. Good bots are used to crawl websites for search engines and social media …

How to protect your business as digital and contactless payments surge

This week’s top story: How to protect your business as digital payment adoption and contactless payments surge. Also this week we discuss, now that travel is back, so are travel scams; why a woman who sold $700K in counterfeit retail coupons is a prime example of promo abuse; why super-connected c…

How to prevent PayPal chargebacks

PayPal boasts a commerce platform that helps businesses accept payments online, in-person, and by phone or email. It offers flexible options through buy-now-pay-later plans, Venmo, and PayPal Credit. Businesses that use PayPal can connect with the platform’s growing 350 million customer base. Over 3…

Students scam $30,000 out of KFC ordering app

This week’s top story: How customer success aids fraud prevention, with Tyler Lilya, Director of Customer Success at Kount. Also this week, we discuss several instances where enhancing the customer experience also opens the door fraudsters, including eBay’s entry into accepting cryptocurrency as a …

3 key elements for proactive fraud prevention in fintech

True anitfraud strategies aren’t just about preventing losses from fraud. They’re about proactive fraud detection and prevention, or the ability to see around corners and stop fraud before it happens — not after. Gaining that ability has been particularly challenging for financial services and finte…

How automated grocery pickup can open the door to fraud

This week’s top story: How customer success aids fraud prevention, with Tyler Lilya, Director of Customer Success at Kount. Also this week, we discuss several instances where enhancing the customer experience also opens the door fraudsters, including eBay’s entry into accepting cryptocurrency as a …
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Kount Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kount founded?

    Kount was founded in 2007.

  • Who are Kount key executives?

    Kount's key executives are Bradley Wiskirchen, Gary Sevounts and Scott Klossner.

  • How many employees does Kount have?

    Kount has 203 employees.

  • Who are Kount competitors?

    Competitors of Kount include CardinalCommerce, Riskified and Forter.

  • Where is Kount headquarters?

    Kount headquarters is located at 1005 W Main St, Boise.

  • Where are Kount offices?

    Kount has an office in Boise.

  • How many offices does Kount have?

    Kount has 1 office.