Telcos may underestimate the risk of leakages caused by a combination of 5G network slicing and mobile IoT devices.
Leakage cannot be the only measure of performance for a maturing revenue assurance function.
Verizon’s purchase of a vehicle-tracking business shows how telco business models are evolving, and why assurance roles need to evolve as well.
VW believed they had a comprehensive, holistic approach to risk management that followed best practice. Their scandal shows that naughty little bits of software pose a risk to any business.
Two hackers used a remote interface to an entertainment system to disable the engine of a Jeep Cherokee moving at 70mph. This illustrates the underestimated risk of the Internet of Things.
Can you steal a car with an SMS message? Apparently so… You can read the Associated Press’ version of this security story here. Of course,…