Anura Blog


Richard Kahn

Rich Kahn is the Co-Founder and CEO of, an ad fraud solution that monitors traffic to identify real users versus bots, malware, and human fraud. Anura is the culmination of more than a decade of fraud detection efforts within digital marketing firm, which Rich also co-founded and owns. Previously, Rich held management roles at Verizon Wireless and Bloomberg, before starting his own internet service provider, First Street Corporation. He co-founded Paid for Surf, an advertising software company, and was the COO of the pay per click advertising network AdOrigin. Rich is considered an industry expert, having over 25 years of global experience with internet technology, digital advertising, ad fraud management, and elimination.
29 Nov 2018
Compliance | 3 min read

How to Keep Your Email Lists Clean With an Ad Fraud Solution

When it comes to email marketing, it’s important to clean up your list...

06 Nov 2018
Mobile Ad Fraud | 3 min read

Facebook and Election Manipulation: Why We Should Be Worried About Auto Login

As we head to the polls today to vote in the U.S. midterm elections, i...

02 Nov 2018
Ad Fraud | 6 min read

Is Facebook’s Fake News “War Room” Actually Effective in Blocking Fake Content?

Despite suffering from a meteoric stock price plunge that caused Faceb...

25 Oct 2018
Ad Fraud | 3 min read

Why the Industry Needs to Rethink MRC Accreditation

The need for ad fraud protection is growing. No longer is adding a lay...

04 Oct 2018
Lead Generation | 4 min read

How Lead Generation Fraud Affects Brands and Consumers

If you’re working in the digital marketing space, you probably use lea...

30 Aug 2018
Ad Fraud | 3 min read

The Problem With Ad Fraud Solutions

Ad fraud continues to rock digital advertising. To stay ahead of fraud...

02 Aug 2018
Digital Advertising | 3 min read

How to Balance Policy Updates and Company Growth

A few months ago, we were facing a tight deadline with the EU’s Genera...

19 Jul 2018
Ad Fraud | 3 min read

How Publishing Poor Quality News Results in More Ad Fraud

In the race for more clicks, clickbait worthy articles have never been...

12 Jul 2018
Ad Fraud | 10 min read

5 Ways Malicious Bots Can Devastate Your Online Presence

Every second, thousands of bots roam around the web. Many are helpful,...

10 Jul 2018
Ad Fraud | 2 min read

How Can Brands Help Solve the Billion Dollar Ad Fraud Problem?

Estimates suggest that by the end of this year, almost $19 billion wil...

05 Jul 2018
Ad Fraud | 4 min read

How to Protect Your Brand and Consumers From Bad Bots

Ad fraud is estimated to cost brands $19 billion globally this year. T...