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The FCC wants to force phone carriers to guard against SIM-swapping scams

by Tonya Riley • 3 weeks ago

SIM-swapping can lead to identity and financial fraud.

FCC proposes record $5 million robocall fine for voter suppression scam

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

John Burkman and Jacob Wohl are also facing a number of felony charges.

Bipartisan bill would help domestic abuse survivors bypass mobile surveillance

by Shannon Vavra • 9 months ago

Domestic violence experts are backing the bill.

Shoddy US government review of Chinese telcos endangered national security, Senate panel finds

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

The U.S. government’s process for reviewing cybersecurity risks of Chinese telecommunications companies operating in the U.S. has “endangered our national security,” a bipartisan Senate review found.

Federal agencies recommend U.S. bar China Telecom over cybersecurity concerns

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

It's the latest U.S. government effort to turn the screws on Chinese telecommunications firms over national security concerns.

Huawei sues FCC for icing U.S. business, claiming a lack of evidence

by Shannon Vavra • 2 years ago

The Chinese company is taking legal action following a series of delays elsewhere in the U.S. government.