Commsrisk Top Ten for November 2017

The November news was dominated by stories about fraudsters, hackers, and corruption. However, the most widely read article concerned the departure of Cartesian’s CEO as the business dropped from the Nasdaq stock exchange. When it comes to managing risks, intense pressure is created both by competitors and criminals.

These ten articles are ranked by unique page views during November.

  1. Cartesian delists from Nasdaq; CEO to step down
  2. Vodafone in the press again – for fighting fraud
  3. 7-year simbox prosecution raises doubts about telco role in fighting crime
  4. MTN fraud analyst sold phone records to dodgy businessman
  5. Cox Communications VP pleads guilty to multimillion dollar fraud
  6. What are the impacts of the e-SIM from a revenue assurance perspective?
  7. SIM card registration: exchanging some risks for others
  8. Hackers bring down RAG website
  9. Greed, stupidity, lies, and telcos
  10. The meaning of GDPR with Rachel Goodin
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.