Category: Rants & Raves

Rants, raves, and bone picking!

SHAKEN/STIR – Solution, or problem?

Recently, there’s been quite a stir about SHAKEN/STIR, the FCC’s proposed solution to the “caller ID spoofing” problem. The basic premise is that calls will be cryptographically signed by the originating carrier, certifying the caller ID is authentic. Somehow, this is supposed to stop telemarketers, robo-callers, scams, and other undesired telephone calls. Depending on who …

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