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Australia releases rules to detect, trace and block scam calls

Wednesday 2 December 2020 | 13:27 CET | News
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The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has registered new rules that require operators to detect, trace and block scam calls. The Reducing Scam Calls Code was a direct recommendation of the ACMA's Combating Scams Action Plan. The ACMA has worked with operators and peak body Communications Alliance to develop the new rules and pilot initiatives designed to reduce the scale and impact on Australians of scam calls.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ACMA / Australian Communications and Media Authority / Communications Alliance
Countries: Australia
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