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Why Digital Signatures Won’t Stop Call Spoofing

Why Digital Signatures Won’t Stop Call Spoofing

By AB Handshake A well-established school of thought in the telecommunications industry holds that signature-driven technology is necessary for stopping CLI Spoofing. The US federal government even recently adopted the STIR/SHAKEN protocol as a mandate for domestic...

Welcoming our new sponsors for 2022

Welcoming our new sponsors for 2022

CFCA would like to thank our 2021 sponsors for their support throughout the year and welcome our 2022 sponsors who will contribute and support CFCA activities and initiatives during the year. Gold sponsors are FICO, Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions and Iconectiv Silver...

New Era of Fraud Prevention

New Era of Fraud Prevention

By AB Handshake Despite numerous technological innovations to detect and prevent telecom fraud, the criminals have always succeeded to some extent, taking major profits with them. Moreover, fraud has not only maintained its presence but has continuously grown and...

Obituary – Dana Bruce Berry

Obituary – Dana Bruce Berry

Dana Bruce Berry, CCSP 1956 - 2021 Dana Bruce Berry, CCSP Former CFCA President The CFCA sadly announces that Dana Bruce Berry, passed away on Thursday, November 11th, 2021. She was born in Lafayette, GA on January 9th, 1956, to Lelia Elizabeth (Clary) Davis, and...

Can We Accurately Block Robocalls?

Can We Accurately Block Robocalls?

Written by AB Handshake It’s time to end this nuisance for once and for all There’s nothing more disruptive and annoying than a robocall, and no matter which anti-spam solution you choose, some robocalls always seem to get through. In fact, unwanted voice traffic is...

Consumer Education Resources Launched

Consumer Education Resources Launched

The Consumer Education Committee was formed to develop and share educational material, with all telecommunications carriers, to help educate consumers on how to protect themselves from being victims of Fraud. The objective is to provide informative information on hot...

Eliminating SIM Box Fraud, Once And For All

Eliminating SIM Box Fraud, Once And For All

Written by AB Handshake While some parts of the world owe their economic growth to the expansion of telecommunications services, this doesn’t come without a cost. With this expansion comes a rise in telecom fraud, with specific forms of fraud spiking in different...

Ending CLI Spoofing, Once And For All

Ending CLI Spoofing, Once And For All

Written by AB Handshake CLI spoofing has been around for ages. This classic telecom fraud scheme is also one of the most common ones, used in typical fraud scenarios like one-ring scams, robocalls, and eventual phishing. Simple caller ID schemes like this amount to...

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