Phone subscribers now have to worry about premature e-activation.
According to some measures, Brazilians receive more nuisance robocalls than any other nationality.
Laos is copying Cambodia by turning cash into data. Indians will soon spend their Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) in retail stores.
Apps on almost 11 million infected devices played multiple video ads that were hidden so users would not see them.
Criminals obtained a wide choice of destinations in Alaska, California, and Hawaii, along with toll-free and Canadian numbers.
Insiders at mobile network operator NetOne have been accused of a string of enormous frauds involving stolen vouchers and airtime.
Little is known about the breach at Google Fi, but the timing suggests it is linked to a breach at T-Mobile, one of their network providers.
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Everybody would be better protected if callers are routinely associated with Legal Entity Identifiers (LEIs).
Policies to reduce password sharing that were piloted in Latin America will soon be applied more generally.