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French operators crack down on micropayment fraud

Wednesday 17 August 2016 | 12:22 CET | News
French operators have taken stricter action to monitor the fraudulent activities linked to their micropayment solutions, reports Les Echos. The tougher approach has been fostered by the AFMM, which was created by Orange, SFR and Bouygues Telecom to develop the micropayment industry, in particular the Internet+ et SMS+ services. Among the new initiatives, the AFMM has recently created a dedicated team to monitor and audit micropayment partners, in order to stamp out misleading practices. As a result, the number of sanctions levied by operators so far this year has increased three-fold compared

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: AFMM / Bouygues Telecom / Orange / SFR
Countries: France
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