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Brits conned out of nearly £24m in phone scams in one year

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Re: Wrong tree

" It may be possible, just as an example, to allow certain government and healthcare departments to bypass anonymous call barring."

It's not possible. That's the problem. If you create a "government override' flag in the signalling message, the people three or four links back in the chain of telcos who are spoofing their CLIs today will just set that flag incorrectly as well.

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