Top Blogs of 2017: Fraudsters, Data Breaches, and All Things Voice

Last year, the phone channel experienced a variety of advancements and setbacks, from an additional spike in call center fraud to the discovery of mass data breaches and a rise in card-not-present fraud during the holiday season. We’re looking back to our top four posts from 2017. Call Center Criminals Unmasked | Real Life Fraudsters & Audio Recordings Fraudsters in…
April 14, 2015
Visit Pindrop at RSA Conference 2015
Next week is the RSA Conference in San Francisco, CA. Don’t miss your chance to meet with our executive team at Booth #245 for live presentations and demonstrations of…
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April 10, 2015
Apr. 10 – The Week In Phone Fraud
This week in phone fraud, Consumer Reports reveals how robocallers are getting around the Do Not Call List and a notorious phone fraudster cons his…
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April 3, 2015
Apr. 3 – The Week In Phone Fraud
This week in phone fraud, researchers uncover a new source of cross-channel bank fraud, and Forbes offers tips for avoiding the IRS phone scam. On…
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March 27, 2015
Mar. 27 – The Week in Phone Fraud
This week in phone fraud, American Banker reports on how the IRS phone scam is affecting financial institutions and police trace several new phone scams…
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March 23, 2015
Pindrop Teams Up with the FTC to Fight Robocalls
Each month, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) receives 250,000 to 300,000 complaints. More than 60% of those complaints are for robocalls. According to FTC spokesperson…
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March 20, 2015
Mar. 20 – The Week in Phone Fraud
This week in phone fraud, the New York Times asks who’s to blame for Apple Pay fraud and banks and retailers expect a wave of…
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March 20, 2015
Who Are the Criminals Behind Apple Pay Fraud?
Last week, a supposed Apple Pay security flaw received a great deal of press coverage. According to Aite Group analyst Julie Conroy, Apple Pay has…
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March 19, 2015
Iowa’s Phone Fraud Warning Sends Mixed Signals to Taxpayers
Earlier this month, we reported that several states had implemented taxpayer identity protection programs as a way to cut down on tax fraud. These programs,…
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March 18, 2015
Pindrop on Retail Call Center Fraud at Merchant Risk Council 2015
Retail call centers present an ideal target for phone fraudsters. Because phone transactions do not require a physical card swipe, fraudsters can use the same…
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March 13, 2015
Mar. 13 – The Week in Phone Fraud
This week in phone fraud, IRS scammers make bad choices, and authorities crack down on robocallers around the world. IRS phone scammers made some unfortunate…
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March 6, 2015
Mar 6 – The Week in Phone Fraud
This week in phone fraud, fraudsters exploit Apple Pay authentication and the IRS phone scammers leave threatening voicemails. On Monday, the Guardian broke the story…
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March 6, 2015
Pindrop is a finalist in the 2015 CardNotPresent Awards
Pindrop is honored to be named as a finalist in the 2015 CardNotPresent (CNP) Awards! We are in good company. The CNP Awards recognize the…
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