iBasis, iconectiv to assist service providers with mitigating international revenue share fraud

iconectiv, an authoritative partner of the global communications industry connecting more than two billion people every day, has announced a strategic collaboration with iBasis, a international voice carrier and provider of data services and solutions for mobile operators, to help service providers reduce international telecom fraud, the company said.

iconectiv´s robust, reliable and accurate numbering data from its MobileID solution has been integrated into iBasis´ FraudAlertâ„¢ advanced fraud management system, enabling service providers to better protect their customers and revenue from fraudulent calling activity.

Delivering detailed and continuously updated information on mobile numbers worldwide, MobileID provides authoritative information about numbering ranges, including International Premium Rate Numbers (IPRN) and other high-risk number ranges often used by those committing international revenue share fraud (IRSF). With this information, the iBasis solution helps service providers proactively prevent fraudulent calls from reaching its destination.

A wholly owned KPN company, iBasis is a IPX Provider for carriers, mobile operators, OTTs and IoT service providers. The company offers a comprehensive portfolio of voice services including HD Voice, VoLTE and anti-fraud services. The iBasis multi-service IPX interconnects operators and service providers globally with guaranteed quality and security for the entire mobile service portfolio: SS7 Signaling, GRX and S8, Diameter Signaling, VoLTE Interconnect and Roaming, supporting both the LBO and S8HR models. For more information, visit www.ibasis.com.

At iconectiv, we envision a world without boundaries, where the ability to access and exchange information is simple, secure and seamless. As the authoritative partner of the communications industry for more than 30 years, our market-leading solutions enable the interconnection of networks, devices, and applications for more than two billion people every day. Working closely with private, government and non-governmental organizations, iconectiv has intimate knowledge of the intricacies and complexities of creating, operating and securing the telecommunications infrastructure for service providers, governments and enterprises. iconectiv provides network and operations management, numbering, registry, messaging and fraud and identity solutions to more than 1,200 customers globally. A US-based company, Telcordia Technologies, does business as iconectiv. For more information, visit www.iconectiv.com.