Ofcom will find it difficult to remain balanced when suppliers of STIR/SHAKEN technology have so much to gain by whipping up public fears and expectations.
The UK could have just passed a law to ban GSM gateways, like other countries do. Layers of bureaucracy made a mess instead.
The Number Verify product checks if a phone number submitted via a web form matches the number of the device being used.
The Huawei Cyber Security Evaluation Centre (HCSEC) continues to identify serious and specific issues with Huawei products.
Solar panels now satisfy all the energy requirements of test call generation business Roscom.
Customers of the EE mobile network were still charged the old rates for directory enquiry calls several months after the regulator imposed a price cap.
The criminal gang used the phone numbers and email addresses of BT customers to make luxury purchases with PayPal.
The National Cyber Security Centre’s summary of telecoms security risks will interest specialists in other countries too.
Gregory Rudd ran Keurboom Communications, which was responsible for causing almost 100mn nuisance robocalls.
Ofcom, the UK regulator, wants to ban the locking of mobile phones to networks, saying it is ‘not essential’ to reducing fraud.