Top Phone Scams Targeting Consumers in 2020

While phone scams dipped at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, they are on the rise yet again despite increased legislation and call authentication efforts. These are the top phone scams that plauged consumers in 2020.

December 30, 2020

Robocall Legislation Expanded With 3 New House Bills

Legislations geared at improving communication systems in the United States might help combat robocalls as well. 3 new Bills have been brought to the Senate, mostly aimed at expanding and improving communication infrastructure for US consumers.

December 16, 2020

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

Enterprise Call Spoofing Targets Consumers With Personal Data

Call spoofing has been plaguing busineses and consumers alike in recent years. However scammers are becoming more keen on their tactics. Using information acquired from data breaches, enterprise call spoofing can target victims more precisely, resulting in greater losses from consumers and confusion for businesses.

December 2, 2020