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Art of the Fugue: Bringing the Baroque World of Telecom Reference Data to Fraud Management

October 2018

Art of the Fugue: Bringing the Baroque World of Telecom Reference Data to Fraud Management

interview with Guy Howie

A tutorial on the role of telecom reference data in billing, revenue assurance, and pricing analysis.  The interview includes details on four new reference databases in fraud control.

Share, Educate & Tighten Controls: How to Instill a Strong Telecom Risk & Anti-Fraud Culture

October 2018

Share, Educate & Tighten Controls: How to Instill a Strong Telecom Risk & Anti-Fraud Culture

interview with Luke Taylor

Learn the steps operators should take to: educate staff/customers in fraud prevention and assure against mobile service abuse.  The interview also dives deep into risk issues that affect the African continent.

How IRSF Predators are Evolving their Fraud Attacks on the Weak and Unprotected of the Telecom Serengeti

October 2018

How IRSF Predators are Evolving their Fraud Attacks on the Weak and Unprotected of the Telecom Serengeti

interview with Colin Yates

Fraud fighter Colin Yates shares some startling research data and facts on how fraudsters are using automation and other techniques get around the recent success operators have had in blocking fraud, particularly to high-revenue destinations.

NuData Shines Digital Behavior Light on Operating Telecoms Securely in a World Darkened by Identity Fraud

September 2018

NuData Shines Digital Behavior Light on Operating Telecoms Securely in a World Darkened by Identity Fraud

interview with Ryan Wilk

A tutorial on digital behavior analysis and how it drives value for telecoms in: greater fraud protection and intelligence to improve the digital customer experience.

Fraud Management in Music City: The 2017 Equinox Protector User Group Meeting

October 2017

Fraud Management in Music City: The 2017 Equinox Protector User Group Meeting

by Dan Baker

Program details of an upcoming fraud management conference in Nashville, Tennessee in November 2017.  It’s the Equinox Protector User Group Meeting.

Mobileum Brings Analytic Scans & Minimally Invasive Treatment to Fraud Removal

September 2017

Mobileum Brings Analytic Scans & Minimally Invasive Treatment to Fraud Removal

interview with Jason Lane-Sellers

Advanced analytics-driven fraud detection has arriving.  It enables targeted treatment of fraud cases, lessening customer experience mistakes such as blocking calls to legitimate businesses.

Stealth Test Calls: A Powerful New Weapon in the Fight to Block SIM Box Bypass

June 2017

Stealth Test Calls: A Powerful New Weapon in the Fight to Block SIM Box Bypass

interview with Kenneth Mouton

SIM Box bypass is a highly challenging interconnect fraud to detect.  An expert explains the benefits of a new hybrid test call and CDR profiling systems.  Also discussed is a major anti-fraud breakthrough: stealth test calls.

Telecoms Need to Step Up their Game in Subscription Fraud and Customer Onboarding Control

June 2017

Telecoms Need to Step Up their Game in Subscription Fraud and Customer Onboarding Control

interview with Luke Taylor

Know your customer and subscription fraud systems critical investments for telcos today.  An expert discusses: delivering first-class onboarding controls; selecting risk mitigation priorities; and integrating back end systems.

WeDo Offers Fraud Detection via a New Cloud Platform

June 2017

WeDo Offers Fraud Detection via a New Cloud Platform

interview with Thomas Steagall

A leading vendor introduces a cloud fraud control solution to serve the low cost, easy-to-deploy-learn-and-support requirements of many new operators, OTTs, and MVNOs.

Bypass Fraud Evolves: New Threats from Outgoing SIM Box Bypass & Spikes in CLI-Tampering

April 2017

Bypass Fraud Evolves: New Threats from Outgoing SIM Box Bypass & Spikes in CLI-Tampering

interview with Philippe Orsini

An overview of explosive fraud threats like outgoing SIM box call dumping and CLI spoofing.  What roles do human experts play and technical platforms in battling SIM box via electronic warfare?

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