Mexico Collect Call Scam

May 19, 2017
The FCC has learned of a telephone scam that originates in Mexico and apparently targets people in Hispanic communities, or with Spanish surnames...
En Español

Cell Phone Fraud

May 19, 2017
Cellular fraud is defined as the unauthorized use, tampering or manipulation of a cellular phone or service. At one time, cloning of cellular phones...

Low Power FM Radio Scams

May 19, 2017
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has learned of scams that apparently target low power FM (LPFM) station applicants. Applicants report...

Protect Your Mobile Device

May 19, 2017
The theft of wireless devices, particularly smartphones, is a significant problem across the country. The high resale value of high-tech phones,...
En Español

Video Relay Services

May 17, 2017
Video Relay Service (VRS) is a form of Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS) that enables persons with hearing disabilities who use American Sign...

Spoofing and Caller ID

May 5, 2017
"Spoofing" occurs when a caller deliberately falsifies the information transmitted to your caller ID display to disguise their identity. Spoofing is...
En Español
E.g., 06/22/2017
E.g., 06/22/2017