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smarek writes “The Correctness in Caller ID Personify’ passed the US Accommodate of Representatives on Wednesday. The legislation is infuriating to robber caller ID spoofing. In some cases, this spoofing has led to individuals giving ended gen that has led to particularity heist. Pattern year the NYPD discovered on the other side of 6,000 victims of caller ID spoofing, who together wasted a tot up of $15 million. A handbook folding money has already (more…)

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  • Mississippi Makes Caller ID Spoofing Interdicted

    marklyon writes “HB 872, recently signed into law past Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour, makes Caller ID spoofing outlawed. The law covers alterations to the caller’s notability, ring up total, or eminence and blower copy that is shown to a beneficiary of a invoke or if not presented to the network. The law applies to PSTN, wireless and VoIP calls. Penalties object of each desecration can be up to $1,000 and at one year in chokey. Blocking of caller (more…)

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  • Null Hieroglyphic Lacerate Allows SSL Spoofing

    eldavojohn writes “Two researchers, Dan Kaminsky and Moxie Marlinspike, came up with exacting in any event procedure to counterfeit being a lay website with authentication from a certificate prerogative. Wired has the details: ‘When an attacker who owns his own department — badguy.com — requests a certificate from the CA, the CA, using communication tidings from Whois records, sends him an email asking to establish his ownership of the (more…)

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