How Walmart is Combating Fraud and Saving Consumers Millions

With the Elastic Stack, Walmart has ingested more than 4 billion metadata records over the past 5 years to combat fraud and protect customers. By ingesting IP address, point of sale, and other traffic data into Elasticsearch, the Walmart Global Risk Analysis team can identify instances of fraud in real time, especially gift card scams targeted at senior citizens. Hear how they are using Elastic security, alerting, and Graph features to save consumers millions in fraudulent gift card requests.

Fred Helm

Sr. Director, Investigative Analytics & Intelligence

Walmart

Tim Fenton

Data Scientist

Walmart