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+ - FTC squashes robocaller who spoofed agency number, faked website->

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coondoggie
coondoggie writes "Seems these folks just wanted the Federal Trade Commission to smack them down. The FTC today said it had a federal court shut down an illegal robocall operation that allegedly impersonated the agency in an attempt to trick consumers into turning over all manner of sensitive personal data."
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FTC squashes robocaller who spoofed agency number, faked website

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