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Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Recently, our office has received alerts of an uptick in spoofing calls. Spoofed calls are when a call appears to be coming from one number, but…

Release date: 5/7/2019 (RALEIGH) Attorney General Josh Stein urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to adopt proposed rules on enforcement against caller ID spoofing on calls originating overseas and spoofing

…have received more than 5,000 complaints about telemarketing and do not call violations – out of an approximate 20,000 complaints each year. “Spoofing” allows scammers to disguise their identities, making…

…Deterrence (TRACED) Act, legislation to curb illegal robocalls and spoofing. Attorney General Stein, Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson, New Hampshire Attorney General Gordon J. MacDonald, and Mississippi Attorney General Jim…

…and spoofing are technological problems that need technological solutions. That’s why I am encouraging the telecom companies to implement these solutions as quickly as possible.” Since it was formed, the…

…their customers in programs that fight spoofing calls. “North Carolinians are sick and tired of robocalls,” said Attorney General Josh Stein. “I applaud the FCC for taking this action. I…

…solutions that would protect consumers from illegal robocalls and spoofing. Attorney General Stein’s comments to the FCC come after he led a bipartisan public-private coalition of 51 state attorneys general…