TeleSign Selected as the 2012 InfoSec Global Product Excellence Award Winner for Fraud Prevention

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - Mar 8, 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. More than 50 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices determined the 2012 Global Excellence Awards Finalists and Winners.

"Web enterprises all over the world rely on TeleSign's technology to protect their online assets against fraud and this award confirms the strength and success of our fraud prevention services," said Steve Jillings, CEO, TeleSign. "We appreciate this award and look forward to announcing a portfolio of new and innovative fraud fighting products in the coming quarter."

Telephone Verification is a risk-based solution that has dramatically reduced fraud and loss for some of the largest web properties in the world. Many companies have experienced a significant reduction in lost revenue due to fraud, and have been able to automate fraud prevention, reducing investments in review and support cycles. Read this case study to learn more.

About TeleSign
Every second of every day, TeleSign protects the Internet and Cloud against fraud with Intelligent Authentication. 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 -- 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 87 languages. In 2011, TeleSign ranked #15 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500T and was named Visionary in Gartner's User Authentication Magic Quadrant.

For more information about TeleSign, visit www.telesign.com

About Info Security Products Guide
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 www.infosecurityproductsguide.com and stay secured.

Key Links
TeleSign: http://www.telesign.com
Telephone Verification: http://www.telesign.com/products-demos/telephone-verification/