Call Blocking News and Tips

Although call blocking apps are used to protect against scam callers and robocalling, businesses are being falsely flagged. Call blocking apps are becoming a problem for legitimate businesses who get their numbers stolen by scammers. New call blocking apps come out each day and new uses are starting to come too.

How Call Labeling Hopes to Instill Consumer Trust

As carriers seek to implement automated call blocking, they also want to ensure legitimate businesses are protected. Call labeling is a median which seeks to show a call's intent to consumers to allow them to make better choices in answering unwanted calls.

February 24, 2021

How Call Authentication Chain of Trust Works

Call authentication with the STIR/SHAKEN framework has many moving parts. The chain of trust between entities forms the bonds that hold authentication together. Authentication grades are provided based on the validity of data relayed between telecom authorities.

December 9, 2020