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The Communications Fraud Control Association (CFCA) is the Premier International Association for fraud risk management, fraud prevention and profitability control through education, information sharing and collaboration involving domain experts and law enforcement entities.

CFCA is a not-for-profit International Association committed to risk management, loss prevention and fraud control through education, information sharing and collaboration. The association is comprised of security and risk management professionals from communications service providers, vendor partners and law enforcement entities working together to stop communication fraud.

CFCA’s educational programs and conferences provide invaluable training and knowledge that increase competencies needed to combat new and emerging fraud, revenue protection challenges and to ensure profit.


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Call Stretching

When patience is stretched to the limit Written by AB Handshake The concept behind call stretching is very simple. A fraudulent carrier artificially inflates the duration of a call to be able to charge more money. But how can this be achieved? The duration is measured...

New fraud risks for telcos—and how to handle them

Two critical fraud prevention priorities to combat new threats Written by Simon Marchand, Chief Fraud Prevention Officer, ‎Nuance Communications New fraud tactics and risks are emerging—so what should you do to protect your customers and your brand? Fraudsters thrive...

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The true beauty and meaning of standardization — Part 2

Written by Stephen Ornadel, Director, CFCA This is the second part of a two-part blog about the power and value of standardization*. The first part was written in memory of, and in tribute to, Jack Edwards OBE MBE. This was first published on Medium.com In...

35 Years of History – Needing your Help

Needing your help to fill in some voids in our history

Telecom Companies Face Highest Risk for Cyber Attacks

Written by Bob Lyle, SpyCloud If you had to guess the industry most vulnerable to cyber criminals, you might think about something like retail, where there are millions of consumers making online transactions every day, or banking and finance, where all those...


CFCA membership has many benefits including;

    Learn in a trusted environment
    Wireline, wireless, VoIP, cable, MVNOs, satellite, etc
    Members from countries around the world
    Online Information Sharing Forum
    Educational documentation, including fraud alerts, white papers, and presentations
    Latest alerts sent to our members
    Law Enforcement members
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    Monthly informative webinars
    Certified Communications Security Professional (CCSP)

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