IMEI Blacklist expands into Africa


Tuesday 14 May 2019 | GSMA Device Registry | IMEI | TAC Allocation |

In this blog post, Chris Li reflects on the recent announcement of the expansion of IMEI Blacklisting into Côte d’Ivoire.

IMEI Blacklisting – Help Combat Global Device Crime


Monday 18 Feb 2019 | GSMA Device Registry | IMEI |

Through the GSMA IMEI Blacklist service, 119 mobile operators across 41 countries share information on stolen devices every day, to help combat global device crime.

Taking the Fight Against Device Crime to all Corners of the Globe


Wednesday 16 Jan 2019 | GSMA Device Registry | IMEI |

This blog post was written by Chris Li, who joined the GSMA in June 2018 as Operator Outreach Director. He is leading the expansion of the GSMA Blacklisting service into new territories. Here he reflects on progress thus far, and what more needs to be done

The Power of IMEI and Blacklist Data


Thursday 17 Aug 2017 | GSMA Device Registry | IMEI |

In this short video, Jason Smith, Senior Director, Device Check, IMEI Services at the GSMA, discusses how the GSMA Device Check and Stolen Phone Checker service increasingly benefit the public.