ECtel Continues Its Success in Latin American Market

A Follow-On Order For FraudView(TM) Was Received From a Major

Telecommunication Service Provider



Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from ECtel Ltd.

    PETAH TIKVA, Israel, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ --
 ECtel Ltd. (Nasdaq: ECTX) announced today the receipt of a follow-on order for
 FraudView(TM), ECtel's state-of-the-art fraud prevention solution, from a
 major South American telecommunications service provider.  The follow-on order
 represents an expansion of Phase I of this service provider's Fraud Prevention
 Project, which was very successfully completed last year.
     ECtel's FraudView(TM) application is an innovative comprehensive revenue
 assurance tool, which provides fraud detection, prevention and management
 systems, all in real time. FraudView(TM) is a scaleable solution that includes
 user-defined filters for fraud scenarios, profiling and data-mining
 applications based on neural networks. The system also has fraud prevention
 capabilities. The solution is based on real-time monitoring of data and
 signaling networks, providing the customer with a complete and flexible
 solution that can easily deal with changing and new fraud patterns.
     Mr. Aharon Shech, President & CEO of ECtel, commented: "With every order
 received by ECtel, we are reassured that our leading-edge solutions meet and
 surpass the telecommunication service providers' needs and expectations, and
 the dedicated team at ECtel is particularly proud at receiving follow-on
 orders such as this one, where our record of excellence has been proven and
 the tangible acknowledgment comes in the way of an additional and much larger
 order.  Satisfied repeat customers are what drive ECtel's leadership in the
 marketplace."
 
     Notes:
 
     ECtel Ltd
     As the leader in networks monitoring technology, ECtel Ltd. develops and
 markets solutions that enable telecommunications service providers to monitor
 the quality of service over voice, data, cellular and VOIP networks; to detect
 and prevent telecommunications fraud, such as cellular fraud, calling card
 fraud and premium rate services fraud; and to enable billing mediation
 applications for traffic that is transported across networks of other service
 providers.  All products are proprietary in-house developed state-of-the-art
 technologies in the areas of SS7 signaling analysis, data management and DSP
 algorithms and can be incorporated in one platform.  For more information on
 ECtel, we invite you to visit our web site at http://www.ectel.com.
 
     Certain statements contained in this release contain forward-looking
 information with respect to plans, projections or future performance of the
 Company, the occurrence of which involves certain risks and uncertainties,
 including, but not limited to, product and market acceptance risks, the impact
 of competitive pricing, product development, commercialization and
 technological difficulties and other risks detailed in the Company's filings
 with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
 
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SOURCE ECtel Ltd.
    PETAH TIKVA, Israel, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ --
 ECtel Ltd. (Nasdaq: ECTX) announced today the receipt of a follow-on order for
 FraudView(TM), ECtel's state-of-the-art fraud prevention solution, from a
 major South American telecommunications service provider.  The follow-on order
 represents an expansion of Phase I of this service provider's Fraud Prevention
 Project, which was very successfully completed last year.
     ECtel's FraudView(TM) application is an innovative comprehensive revenue
 assurance tool, which provides fraud detection, prevention and management
 systems, all in real time. FraudView(TM) is a scaleable solution that includes
 user-defined filters for fraud scenarios, profiling and data-mining
 applications based on neural networks. The system also has fraud prevention
 capabilities. The solution is based on real-time monitoring of data and
 signaling networks, providing the customer with a complete and flexible
 solution that can easily deal with changing and new fraud patterns.
     Mr. Aharon Shech, President & CEO of ECtel, commented: "With every order
 received by ECtel, we are reassured that our leading-edge solutions meet and
 surpass the telecommunication service providers' needs and expectations, and
 the dedicated team at ECtel is particularly proud at receiving follow-on
 orders such as this one, where our record of excellence has been proven and
 the tangible acknowledgment comes in the way of an additional and much larger
 order.  Satisfied repeat customers are what drive ECtel's leadership in the
 marketplace."
 
     Notes:
 
     ECtel Ltd
     As the leader in networks monitoring technology, ECtel Ltd. develops and
 markets solutions that enable telecommunications service providers to monitor
 the quality of service over voice, data, cellular and VOIP networks; to detect
 and prevent telecommunications fraud, such as cellular fraud, calling card
 fraud and premium rate services fraud; and to enable billing mediation
 applications for traffic that is transported across networks of other service
 providers.  All products are proprietary in-house developed state-of-the-art
 technologies in the areas of SS7 signaling analysis, data management and DSP
 algorithms and can be incorporated in one platform.  For more information on
 ECtel, we invite you to visit our web site at http://www.ectel.com.
 
     Certain statements contained in this release contain forward-looking
 information with respect to plans, projections or future performance of the
 Company, the occurrence of which involves certain risks and uncertainties,
 including, but not limited to, product and market acceptance risks, the impact
 of competitive pricing, product development, commercialization and
 technological difficulties and other risks detailed in the Company's filings
 with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
 
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