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Time Warner Cable Completes Full Implementation of Neustar's Risk Management Services
Sep 09, 2009 (08:09 AM EDT)


STERLING, Va., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Neustar, Inc. today announced that Time Warner Cable, the second-largest cable operator in the United States, has implemented Neustar's next generation risk management services throughout its entire franchise area. Time Warner Cable, with approximately 15 million subscribers nationwide, is an industry leader in developing and launching innovative voice, video, and data services.

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Neustar delivers comprehensive risk management services across all products and services, mitigating subscriber acquisition risks and thwarting fraudulent activity.

"Adding Neustar's solutions not only helps our company mitigate bad debt risk, but also represents an integral component of our overall identity theft, fraud and FTC Red Flag Compliance Programs," said Brian Allen, senior director of corporate security at Time Warner Cable.

Time Warner Cable is committed to the development of an effective and compliant Red Flag program. Neustar's system provides extensive subscriber lifecycle management -- from acquisition to ongoing customer management -- using a combination of complex algorithms and flexible rules.

"Utilizing Neustar's risk management services has enabled us to mitigate the unauthorized use of another's identity to obtain services, as well as realize significant savings from the process," added Mark Boehler, director of corporate security at Time Warner Cable.

"It has been gratifying helping Time Warner Cable enable timely fraud identification and significant bad debt reduction," said Randy Zechman, director of risk management services at Neustar. "We are protecting their subscriber base from a growing list of threats and ultimately improving their bottom line."

About Neustar

Neustar HASH(0x127f230) solves complex communications challenges by providing market-leading and innovative solutions and directory services that enable trusted communication across networks, applications and enterprises around the world. Visit Neustar online at .

About Time Warner Cable Inc.

Time Warner Cable is the second-largest cable operator in the U.S., with technologically advanced, well-clustered systems located mainly in five geographic areas -- New York State (including New York City), the Carolinas, Ohio, southern California (including Los Angeles) and Texas. As of December 31, 2008, Time Warner Cable served nearly 15 million customers who subscribed to one or more of its video, high-speed data and voice services, representing more than 34 million revenue generating units. For additional information about Time Warner Cable, visit HASH(0x1280c80) .

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