Former Lycamobile Group CEO Chris Tooley received a 3-year prison sentence and a EUR250,000 fine for his part in the tax evasion.
Mobile operators ramp up prices for terminating SMS whilst crooks use bots to generate meaningless traffic.
HIG Capital says they were duped into overpaying for Mobileum in 2022 because of ‘brazen, massive, systemic fraud’.
Another varied show featured an interview with Mike Willett, an expert in analytics and long-standing friend of Commsrisk.
Scammers exploited Vonage’s weak controls to send thousands of scam SMS messages that impersonated reputable organizations.
Attacks were conducted by Sandworm, a Russian military unit that has targeted France and South Korea and repeatedly attempted to cause blackouts in Ukraine.
The FCC says Mobily needs a better anti-spam plan despite flawed plans from other telcos including Deutsche Telekom and Etisalat.
If lawyers specialize in lawsuits for a certain kind of wealthy client then you should implement controls that specifically mitigate the risks surrounding those clients.
The latest episode of our weekly webcast featured a lively mix of interweaved risks for comms providers and the rest of society.
RA teams always had skills that could be applied to cost reduction, but may have lacked the ambition. Changing priorities mean they should realign themselves to cost-conscious CEOs.