Phone fraud is a multimillion-dollar industry led by professional, organized hackers that impacts consumers in their homes and on their phones. It also impacts businesses, both through individual employees and call centers. Financial institutions are at the center of this world – they are both targeted by attackers and impersonated by attackers to steal from consumers.
The phone system presents a perfect storm of characteristics, both new and old, that invite this malicious abuse. Pindrop Security CEO Vijay Balasubramaniyan has identified five vulnerabilities that enable phone fraud.
Recently, HAXLR8R held its Demo Day in San Francisco, where it revealed its fifth class of new hardware startups, which span the markets from wearables to security to biology. ... More >>
With the appropriate planning and right solution, a communications system can deliver powerful, customer-centric functionality with the flexibility needed to keep up with change. ... More >>
Cloud-based communications are becoming increasingly mainstream and businesses will benefit from adapting now, rather than scrambling to catch up later. ... More >>