Problem

Telephone fraud

Other Names:
Abuse of telephone calling-cards
Nature:
Some telephone companies are starting to use voice verification for fraud prevention to verify the true identity of a caller.
Incidence:
One Montreal-based telephone company is losing more than $250,000 a day in lost revenue and has cancelled calling-card service to the Caribbean because of abuse.
Values:
Abuse
Fraud
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET