Telecom Fraud, $20B Annual Global Problem, Continues to Rise: Mitigated Techniques Outlined at International Conference

iconectiv speaks about preventing the misuse and abuse of networks at
RAG Conference

BRIDGEWATER, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–iconectiv, an authoritative partner of the global communications
industry connecting more than two billion people every day, will be
sponsoring and presenting at the Risk & Assurance Group (RAG)
Conference. iconectiv’s Principal Solutions Engineer Director, John
Haraburda will be speaking on a panel to provide techniques and insights
that will help service providers mitigate the growing fraud problem.

This global network abuse problem impacts nearly everyone in the
communications ecosystem from service providers, consumers, businesses
and governments. It leads to losing revenue, government and regulatory
compliance issues, risking reputation and threats to public safety.

“Telecom fraud is extremely elusive. Once one source of fraud is
identified and stopped, fraudsters come up with new ways to wreak havoc
on service providers,” said Alex Berry, Executive Vice President,
Information Solutions, iconectiv. “The optimal way for a service
provider to protect their reputation, network and service quality is to
proactively combat fraud before it happens. iconectiv is prepared to
share our industry knowledge during the RAG Conference to help service
providers guard against this abuse and misuse of their networks.”

The RAG Conference will be held in London over two days, April 24-25,
2018 and comprise presentations and panel discussions about modern
telecoms risk management and business assurance.

About iconectiv

At iconectiv, we envision a world without boundaries, where the ability
to access and exchange information is simple, secure and seamless. As
the authoritative partner of the communications industry for more than
30 years, our market-leading solutions enable the interconnection of
networks, devices, and applications for more than two billion people
every day. Working closely with private, government and non-governmental
organizations, iconectiv has intimate knowledge of the intricacies and
complexities of creating, operating and securing the telecommunications
infrastructure for service providers, governments and enterprises.
iconectiv provides network and operations management, numbering,
registry, messaging and fraud and identity solutions to more than 1,200
customers globally. A US-based company, Telcordia Technologies, does
business as iconectiv. For more information, visit


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