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4. Scam Phone Calls AKA Vishing

May 22, 2019
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4. Scam Phone Calls AKA Vishing
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SecurityWise Tech
4. Scam Phone Calls AKA Vishing
May 22, 2019
SecurityWise Tech
This week is all about phone scams, robocalls & vishing.
Show Notes

SHOW NOTES
Here are links to the topics we discussed in this episode.

Nearly half of all calls are scams
https://nulltx.com/half-us-calls-scams/

https://firstorion.com/nearly-50-of-u-s-mobile-traffic-will-be-scam-calls-by-2019/

Do not call back one ring calls
https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2019/05/07/do-not-call-them-back-fcc-warns-late-night-scam-calls/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.f1dca2f6329a

The grandparent scam
https://www.aarp.org/money/scams-fraud/info-2016/how-to-beat-grandparent-scam.html

https://money.cnn.com/2013/05/22/retirement/grandparent-scams/index.html

IRS phone scam
https://www.hrblock.com/tax-center/irs/irs-phone-scam/

FTC phone scam estimates
https://www.marketwatch.com/story/heres-how-much-phone-scams-cost-americans-last-year-2017-04-19

FTC article on phone scams
https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0076-phone-scams

California based robocallers
https://www.ftc.gov/news-events/press-releases/2017/06/ftc-obtains-court-judgments-against-california-based-robocallers

https://wcfcourier.com/opinion/editorial/battle-of-technology-vs-robocalls/article_adbd8a90-afa7-5754-8fe3-f93813e937c5.html

Do Not Call .gov
https://donotcall.gov

https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/magazine/how-robo-call-moguls-outwitted-the-government-and-completely-wrecked-the-do-not-call-list/2018/01/09/52c769b6-df7a-11e7-bbd0-9dfb2e37492a_story.html?utm_term=.fc68eb11e361

FCC Statement
https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC-354933A1.pdf

STIR and SHAKEN
https://www.fastcompany.com/90299767/heres-the-cure-for-the-deluge-of-scammy-spammy-robocalls

https://www.philly.com/business/robocall-blocking-app-fcc-chairman-pai-stir-shaken-20190515.html

Revenge
https://www.postandcourier.com/opinion/commentary/how-to-stop-getting-so-many-robocalls---/article_be915d60-57d7-11e9-bd0e-df26b9763459.html

https://jollyrogertelephone.com

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