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Meet the Man Behind the Future of Mobile IdentityDecember 18, 2014

Demand for better authentication and verification continues to grow as frauds, hackers, and spammers run rampant throughout the Internet. Companies like Telesign are helping keep the fraudulent activities at bay. Headed by Steve Jillings, Telesign's focus is on Mobile Identity services.

The Future of PasswordsDecember 9, 2014

TeleSign CEO Steve Jillings participated in a taped broadcast television interview on the future of passwords on the NBC program Press:Here.

Why Killing The Password Is The Next Billion Dollar IndustryNovember 26, 2014

With the countless data-breaches and password leaks popping up, such as the recent leak of customer accounts on multiple video game networks.

TeleSign partners with RSA to provide phone and SMS verificationSeptember 3, 2014

Phone-based verification leader TeleSign has announced a partnership with security firm RSA to provide voice and text one-time passwords for RSA’s Adaptive Authentication product.

After Closing $49 Million In Funding, TeleSign Pushing Authentication ServicesJuly 3, 2014

In the age of email spoofing, identity theft, and the myriad sorts of virtual chicanery and flim-flammery, having a service that can verify a person’s identity is vital. As demand for identity verification and and authentication grows, TeleSign is looking to capitalize on its latest round of funding, shopping for technology acquisitions and new markets for growth.

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Gartner Names TeleSign a “Leader” in 2014 User Authentication Magic QuadrantDecember 4, 2014

LOS ANGELES – Dec. 4, 2014 – TeleSign, the Mobile Identity company, today announced that Gartner, Inc. named the company a “Leader” in its 2014 Magic Quadrant for User Authentication report. This report marks a significant milestone for the company as it debuts TeleSign in the Leader quadrant, moving up from its 2013 “Visionary” position.

Bad Password Practices Put UK Identities, Accounts at RiskNovember 27, 2014

London – November 27, 2014 — TeleSign research says more than 60 percent reuse passwords across multiple accounts, delay resets after breaches; Recommends greater security through two-factor authentication

TeleSign Named One of the Fastest Growing Companies in North America on Deloitte’s 2014 Fast 500November 13, 2014

Los Angeles, CA – November 13, 2014 — TeleSign, the Mobile Identity Company, today announced its placement at number 38 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. This marks the fourth consecutive year TeleSign has made the list, credited to strong company revenue growth of 4,180 percent from 2009 to 2013.

TeleSign Launches Free SDK for Building Two-Factor Authentication into Existing Web and Mobile AppsOctober 7, 2014

Los Angeles – Oct. 7, 2014 – TeleSign, the Mobile Identity Company, today announced the launch of TeleSign AuthID Kit, a free software development kit (SDK) that enables Web and mobile application developers to easily and securely embed advanced security features, such as two-factor authentication (2FA), within their native mobile applications. To reduce the cost barrier to providing two-factor authentication to all users, TeleSign is providing AuthID Kit for free for TeleSign customers with consumer-facing applications.

TeleSign Taps Former Microsoft Privacy Attorney as Chief Privacy OfficerSeptember 23, 2014

Los Angeles, September 23, 2014 - TeleSign, the Mobile Identity company, today announced it has appointed Stephen Bolinger as the company’s Chief Privacy Officer & Vice President, Legal.

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TeleSign Named Best Fraud Prevention Solution in 2012 by Info Security Products Guide

TeleSign Named Best Fraud Prevention Solution in 2012 by Info Security Products GuideMarch 5, 2012

TeleSign, a market leader in Internet fraud prevention and Intelligent Authentication, today announced that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, named TeleSign’s Telephone Verification the winner in the Fraud Prevention category in their 2012 Global Excellence Awards.

TeleSign Ranked 15th Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2011 Technology Fast 500

TeleSign Ranked 15th Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2011 Technology Fast 500October 19, 2011

TeleSign, a market leader in Internet and Cloud fraud prevention and web-based user identification, access, and authentication services, today announced it ranked 15th on the Deloitte 2011 Technology Fast 500™ ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America.

CRN Women of the Channel 2014

CRN Women of the Channel 2014June 3, 2014

TeleSign, the Mobile Identity Company, today announced that Stacy Stubblefield and Max Powers have been recognized by UBM Channel’s CRN Magazine (Channel Reseller Network) as Women of the Channel in 2014.

TeleSign Honored with 2014 InfoSec Global Product Excellence Award for Fraud Prevention

TeleSign Honored with 2014 InfoSec Global Product Excellence Award for Fraud PreventionFebruary 24, 2014

TeleSign, an internet security and authentication leader today announced that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, named TeleSign’s PhoneID Score a winner in the Fraud Prevention category in their 2014 Global Excellence Awards. More than 50 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices determined the 2014 Global Excellence Awards Finalists and Winners.

Los Angeles Business Journal Recognizes TeleSign as A Best Place to Work in L.A.

Los Angeles Business Journal Recognizes TeleSign as A Best Place to Work in L.A.September 10, 2013

TeleSign places on the Los Angeles Business Journal’s list of Best Places to Work. Companies were evaluated based on workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics, in addition to a survey that measured the employee experience.

TeleSign Honored with 2013 InfoSec Global Product Excellence Award for Fraud Prevention

TeleSign Honored with 2013 InfoSec Global Product Excellence Award for Fraud PreventionMarch 11, 2013

TeleSign, an Internet security and authentication leader today announced that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, named TeleSign’s TeleSign Verify the winner in the Fraud Prevention category in their 2013 Global Excellence Awards. More than 50 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices determined the 2013 Global Excellence Awards Finalists and Winners.

TeleSign is a Finalist for the 2012 Red Herring Global Top 100 Award

TeleSign is a Finalist for the 2012 Red Herring Global Top 100 AwardNovember 27, 2012

TeleSign, a market leader in Internet fraud prevention and Intelligent Authentication, announced today it has been selected as a Finalist for the 2012 Red Herring Global Top 100 award, a prestigious list honoring the year’s most promising private technology ventures from around the world.

TeleSign Ranked 23rd Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500

TeleSign Ranked 23rd Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500November 15, 2012

TeleSign, the market leader in Internet fraud prevention and Intelligent Authentication, today announced it ranked 23rd on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. TeleSign grew 7,534 percent during this period with significant advances in both the international and domestic markets.

2012 Golden Bridge Finalist - Best New Product for PhoneID Contact

2012 Golden Bridge Finalist - Best New Product for PhoneID ContactAugust 21, 2012

TeleSign, the market leader in Internet fraud prevention and Intelligent Authentication, is a 2012 Golden Bridge Finalist for Best New Product or Service with PhoneID Contact.

Los Angeles Business Journal Recognizes TeleSign as A Best Place to Work in L.A.

Los Angeles Business Journal Recognizes TeleSign as A Best Place to Work in L.A.August 21, 2012

TeleSign ranks seventh on the Los Angeles Business Journal’s list of Best Places to Work. Companies were evaluated based on workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics, in addition to a survey that measured the employee experience.

CRN Women of the Channel

CRN Women of the ChannelJuly 25, 2012

TeleSign, the market leader in Internet fraud prevention and Intelligent Authentication, today announced that Stacy Stubblefield, co-founder and vice president of product strategy, has been recognized by UBM Channel’s CRN Magazine (Channel Reseller Network) as one of the Women of the Channel in 2012.

TeleSign is a Finalist for the 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Americas Award

TeleSign is a Finalist for the 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Americas AwardMay 24, 2012

The Red Herring editorial team selected the most innovative companies from a pool of hundreds from across North America. The nominees are evaluated on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technology innovation, quality of management, execution of strategy, and integration into their respective industries.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Member 2012

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Member 2012May 17, 2012

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world's largest business federation representing 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions, as well as state and local chambers and industry associations.

Best Authentication Solution

Best Authentication SolutionJuly 5, 2011

TeleSign, the market leader in phone-based authentication and verification services, today announced that Info Security Products Guide has named TeleSign's latest phone verification release winner of the 2011 Global Excellence Awards in Authentication.

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