Telecommunications companies are enticing call center targets for many reasons. Fraudsters steal products, services, identities, and account information to sell on the black market or to enable cross-channel attacks.
HANGING UP ON TELECOM CHALLENGES
Telecom call centers are under attack. Current anti-fraud and authentication solutions struggle to battle these fraudsters. Caller ID is easily spoofed and answers to knowledge-based authentication questions can be purchased on the black market. So how do telecom call centers deter fraud while providing a seamless experience for legitimate customers?
Expensive stolen phones are easily resold on the black market
Poor Customer Experience
Ineffective authentication solutions make legitimate customers feel like criminals
Relying only on legacy solutions makes telecommunications call center security the weakest link
Pindrop® Labs found that 1 in every 937 telecom calls is fraudulent
— Pindrop® Labs 2017 Fraud Report
HOW PINDROP PROTECTS TELECOMMUNICATIONS
Pindrop® anti-fraud and authentication solutions help telecom call centers to reduce fraud, improve customer experience, lower operational costs, and protect customer accounts.
Pindrop® solutions help call centers detect suspicious callers most likely to commit fraud or create a fake “new” account before they can make a fraudulent purchase.
IMPROVE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE
Pindrop® solutions help telecom call centers reduce time spent on authentication processes that frustrate legitimate customers. By letting agents get straight to helping the customer, call centers improve customer experience, customer retention, and competitiveness.
REDUCE CALL HANDLE TIME
By streamlining authentication processes according to risk, Pindrop® solutions help call centers to reduce the average handle time for low risk callers. Reducing AHT—even by seconds—helps telecommunications call centers with a high volume of calls reduce operational costs.
PROTECT BRAND REPUTATION
By identifying fraudulent callers during the early reconnaissance phases of an attack, Pindrop® solutions help call centers prevent attacks and keep brand reputations high.