Several clues in the FCC’s latest report hint at the perverse logic behind STIR/SHAKEN.
Lisa Fowlkes of the FCC’s Public Safety Homeland Security Bureau says US wireless telcos are proactively improving the security of Diameter signaling.
An FCC order means traffic may be blocked if reasonable analytics suggests it would not be wanted by the recipient.
AT&T first withheld payment from LEC-MI in 2013, but mediation dragged on as they argued about LEC-MI’s liability for its agents.
Nuisance robocalls have fallen in the USA as billions of voice calls are now blocked automatically.
The FCC has barred the purchase of Huawei and ZTE equipment with subsidies from their universal service fund.
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai blasted the robocallers, who are also being sued by the Texas Attorney General.
The FCC and FTC accused telcos in Canada, the UK and USA of either originating or transmitting fraudulent robocalls.
Subsidiaries of China Telecom and China Unicom are amongst the telcos whose US operating authorization may be revoked.
Arnd Baranowski, Oculeus CEO, was the guest of RAG TV for a wide-ranging and topical discussion about the way IP networks have altered the fraud landscape and the mitigation of risks.