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Oh No, You’ve Been (Email) Blacklisted! Now What?

Blacklisting is the email equivalent of being put on Santa’s naughty list. Except the consequences can be much worse than not getting presents: it can keep your business’ emails from getting through to...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
Marketing
June 4, 2019

Credit Card Validation: Your Questions Answered

You’ve got questions? We’ve got answers! This is the first in a series of articles exploring common user questions about our products and how they can be used in business use cases, based on what...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
Marketing
May 2, 2019

Lead Validation: The Core Components

How good are your leads? DOTS Lead Validation, Service Objects’ most popular composite service, is designed to measure lead quality – helping our clients reduce fraud, increase conversions and enhance...

Jonas Shaefer, Director of Engineering
Jonas Shaefer
Director of Engineering
April 25, 2019

IP Reputation and the Nationwide Bomb Threat Hoax

The bomb threat hoax from Thursday, December 13, 2018 was easily detectable as fraud. There were several smoking guns that could have quickly identified the bomb threats as bogus. The leading indicator of...

Geoff Grow, Founder & CEO
Geoff Grow
Founder & CEO
December 14, 2018

Contact Data Spam: A Lesson from Google Maps

We have spoken often on these pages about the importance of validating your contact data, to make sure you have a valid address and a quality lead. Whether it is a mistyped ZIP code, a lead pretending to...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
Marketing
October 18, 2018
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