Commsrisk Top Ten for May 2016

May generated some striking headlines and gripping stories, including scandals involving deceptive conference promoters, fear-mongering about new kinds of fraud, news from big industry events and some disappointing financial results. Commsrisk traffic was well up as a result. These were the ten most popular posts during the month, ranked by unique page views.

  1. Is Shane Fryer speaking at your conference?
  2. Subex cut costs to defend profits as revenues fall
  3. Is there a ‘terrifying’ new wangiri fraud?
  4. AI is the future of fraud management
  5. LinkedIn scammers
  6. Nine simple strategies to counter telecom fraud
  7. Risk management: design, tools and materials
  8. Report from the CFCA/FIINA Lisbon meeting
  9. Cartesian hammered for poor results
  10. Report from the WeDo User Group & Summit
Eric Priezkalns
Eric Priezkalns
Eric is the Editor of Commsrisk. Look here for more about the history of Commsrisk and the role played by Eric.

Eric is also the Chief Executive of the Risk & Assurance Group (RAG), a global association of professionals working in risk management and business assurance for communications providers.

Previously Eric was Director of Risk Management for Qatar Telecom and he has worked with Cable & Wireless, T‑Mobile, Sky, Worldcom and other telcos. He was lead author of Revenue Assurance: Expert Opinions for Communications Providers, published by CRC Press. He is a qualified chartered accountant, with degrees in information systems, and in mathematics and philosophy.