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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

Protecting Your Business from Ecommerce Fraud

Most ecommerce merchants learn the hard way; orders and registrations from fraudulent sources cause financial, merchandise, and time losses. With the rise of mobile ecommerce and the proliferation of...

Rob Manser, Marketing
Rob Manser
Marketing
September 25, 2018

Online Fraud is Growing. What Can Your Business Do?

What is one of the biggest growth industries in the United States today? Hint: It isn’t something most of you would want your kids to major in at school, unless you want them to go to the state pen...

Carolyn Healey, Director of Marketing
Carolyn Healey
Director of Marketing
June 5, 2018
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