“Wangiri” is Japanese for “one ring and drop.” The scam works like this: A scammer places a robocall to a number and hangs up after one or two rings, often calling back several times.
Category: Fraud Protection
The Risk & Assurance Group (RAG) welcomes iBASIS, the leading communications solutions provider, to the RAG Wangiri Consortium, a global initiative that uses blockchain technology to share intelligence about “one ring” wangiri fraud.
Digital transformation has rapidly accelerated to cope with the COVID-19 crisis and new work environments. A key change is the steady growth of SMS/A2P messages, bringing with it new usage patterns but also, unfortunately, the arrival of new forms of SMS fraud.
iBASIS announces the appointment of JC Geha as its COO to lead global operations, engineering, IT, and product development.
SMS Fraud is estimated to cost the messaging industry $7.7 billion annually in lost revenue*. Multiple initiatives are being taken to protect consumers and the
The Mobile World Congress is a premier mobile event. It is poised to keep getting bigger every year as mobile starts to morph into digital.
Anyone in the fraud prevention space implicitly understands the need to continually adapt and improve Fraud Management Systems (FMS) to be able to react to
We are very pleased to announce that iBasis has been named to the shortlist of nominees in three categories in the Carriers World Awards; Best IPX Provider, Best Security/Fraud Solution Provider, and Best Messaging Solution. Winners will be announced during Carriers World on September 30, 2015.