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Best Fraud Prevention Finalist in Info Security Products Global Excellence Award

December 22, 2011

Telesign Team
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Los Angeles, California – December 22, 2011 Telesign announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry’s leading information security research and advisory guide, has named Telesign’s Telephone Verification, as a Best Fraud Prevention finalist for the 2012 Global Excellence Awards. These prestigious global awards recognize security and IT vendors with advanced ground-breaking products and solutions that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas of technologies.

The Info Security’s Global Excellence Industry Awards honors achievements in every facet of the security industry. Telesign Telephone Verification was named a finalist for Fraud Prevention. Judging will take place from voices around the world with expertise in the industry.

“Security is a critical ongoing concern to our clients,” said Steve Jillings, CEO, Telesign. “The Telesign Intelligent Authentication Products suite, including Telephone Verification and PhoneID, has enabled our clients to dramatically decrease fraud.”

In 2011, Telesign received industry recognition with its win for Info Security’s Global Excellence Award in Authentication.

About Telesign

Telesign is a market leader in Internet and Cloud fraud prevention and web-based user identification, access, and authentication services. Telesign services provide an easy-to-implement and powerful method for identifying and substantially reducing online fraud and spam using the most widely deployed technology available worldwide Ñ a user’s phone. Telesign serves organizations of all sizes including some of the world’s largest and most prominent web businesses. The company has executed more than one billion authentication and verification transactions in more than 200 countries and over 50 languages. In 2011, Telesign ranked #15 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500ª ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America.

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About Info Security Products Guide Awards

Info Security Products Guide sponsors leading conferences and expos worldwide and plays a vital role in keeping end-users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources. It is written expressly for those who are adamant on staying informed of security threats and the preventive measure they can take. You will discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow’s technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and technologies shaping info security and market research that facilitate in making the most pertinent security decisions. The Info Security Products Guide Awards recognize and honor excellence in all areas of information security. To learn more, visit and stay secured.