Fraud Creeps into Wireless Psyche

Kuhl, Craig
November 2007
Wireless Week;11/15/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 19, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on new mobile fraudulent activities that cause revenue losses in the wireless communications industry. Travis Russell of Tekelec notes that the top five forms of mobile fraud are roaming, international fraud, Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cloning, bypass, and text messaging. Mike Cook of ID Analytics predicts that the stakes in mobile fraud are rising as mobile devices are becoming more sophisticated.


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