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Comcast introduces Advanced Spam Blocker for Xfinity Voice customers

Wednesday 13 October 2021 | 11:18 CET | News
Comcast has announced a new Spam Blocker function for Xfinity Voice to stop spam, spoofing and unwanted robocalls to homes. Customers can block inbound calls that are suspected spam. It builds upon the Verified Caller ID feature that Comcast brought in last March, which was the nation's largest landline voice implementation of the STIR/SHAKEN-based technology.

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