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About Argyle Data

Argyle Data is used by the world’s leading mobile operators to detect mobile fraud and OTT threats that cost the industry $38 billion per year. Argyle Data’s industry-leading native Hadoop application suite uses the latest machine learning technologies against a unique, comprehensive data lake to give communications service providers a 360-degree view of user activities, allowing them to detect in real time the previously undiscoverable revenue threats and attack patterns being waged against their networks.
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#FraudFriday: Signal Manipulation (SIP and SS7 Hacking)

Every Friday on Argyle Data Insights it’s #FraudFriday, where we take a look at different kinds of fraud and how they impact businesses and consumers. Signal Manipulation at a Glance This fraud involves manipulation of either the SIP or SS7 signaling message. Cost to the Industry Signal manipulation (SIP and SS7 [...]

By | November 11th, 2016|Categories: Fraud|Tags: , , , , , |

#FraudFriday: Phishing

Every Friday on Argyle Data Insights it’s #FraudFriday, where we take a look at different kinds of fraud and how they impact businesses and consumers. Phishing at a Glance This fraud is the illegal attempt to either acquire sensitive information or induce a subscriber to commit an act that generates revenue [...]

By | November 4th, 2016|Categories: Fraud|Tags: , , |

This Week in Fraud & Big Data Technology – October 28, 2016

Here are this week's top stories in fraud and big data technology: Internet of Things Gets Its Zombie Apocalypse, and This Is Just the Beginning Winter is here. The Internet of Things (IoT) winter, that is. All those digital routers, DVRs, "smart" kitchen appliances and IP-enabled cameras you assumed were [...]

#FraudFriday: Wangiri

Every Friday on Argyle Data Insights it’s #FraudFriday, where we take a look at different kinds of fraud and how they impact businesses and consumers. Wangiri at a Glance In Japanese “wan” means “one” and “giri” means “hangup”. This type of fraud, also known as “one ring and cut”, involves calling [...]

By | October 28th, 2016|Categories: Fraud|Tags: , , , |

This Week in Fraud & Big Data Technology – October 21, 2016

Here are this week's top stories in fraud and big data technology: Looking beyond Fingerprint Sensors: Ways to Enhance Smartphone Security The Motorola Atrix 4G was the first smartphone with a fingerprint scanner for quicker, more secure login authentication. But the security feature’s widespread use came about when Apple introduced [...]

#FraudFriday: International Revenue Share Fraud

Every Friday on Argyle Data Insights it’s #FraudFriday, where we take a look at different kinds of fraud and how they impact businesses and consumers. International revenue share fraud (IRSF) is a major type of fraud where scammers set up an international revenue share line and direct calls in various ways [...]

By | October 21st, 2016|Categories: Fraud|Tags: , , , , |

This Week in Fraud & Big Data Technology – October 14, 2016

Here are this week's top stories in fraud and big data technology: AT&T & AWS: A Powerful Combo AT&T and Amazon Web Services are forging a tighter partnership to develop joint cloud, Internet of Things and security solutions, targeting enterprises and combining AT&T's network with the AWS cloud. AT&T said [...]

By | October 14th, 2016|Categories: Fraud, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

#FraudFriday: (V)PBX Hacking

Every Friday on Argyle Data Insights it’s #FraudFriday, where we take a look at different kinds of fraud and how they impact businesses and consumers. (V)PBX Hacking at a Glance This fraud involves compromising/hacking a PBX system with the intent to use it to make an excessive number of calls, typically [...]

By | October 14th, 2016|Categories: Fraud|Tags: , , , , |

#FraudFriday: SMS Faking or Spoofing

Every Friday on Argyle Data Insights it’s #FraudFriday, where we take a look at different kinds of fraud and how they impact businesses and consumers.  SMS Faking or Spoofing at a Glance This fraud involves manipulating the ANI (automatic number identification) to hide the true origination or identity of the sender [...]

By | October 7th, 2016|Categories: Fraud|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This Week in Fraud & Big Data Technology – September 30, 2016

Here are this week's top stories in fraud and big data technology: Verizon, T-Mobile Expect to Use Wi-Fi Alliance Coexistence Test before Deploying LTE-U Gear Representatives from Verizon and T-Mobile said they will use the coexistence test plan hammered out through the Wi-Fi Alliance before they deploy any LTE-U equipment. [...]

By | September 30th, 2016|Categories: Fraud, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |