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FCC issues USD 120 mln fine for spoofed robocalls

Friday 11 May 2018 | 09:32 CET | News
The Federal Communications Commission fined Adrian Abramovich USD 120 million for malicious spoofing that was part of his massive robocalling operation aimed at selling timeshares and other travel packages. The caller ID spoofing operation made almost 100 million spoofed robocalls over three months. The FCC proposed this fine in the summer of 2017. It rejected Abramovich's claim that he had no intent to cause harm, and that the proposed forfeiture amount was unconstitutional.

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