T-Mobile announces "Caller Verified" to warn subscribers about possible scam calls

T-Mobile became the first carrier to implement the FCC's new STIR/SHAKEN standards that verify incoming calls to make sure that they are not from scammers or spammers. It is first available on the carrier's Samsung Galaxy Note 9.
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1. libra89

Posts: 2024; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

Way to go!

2. talon95

Posts: 970; Member since: Jul 31, 2012

Was that with the Dec 1 security patch update?

3. monkeyb

Posts: 334; Member since: Jan 17, 2018

What I do not understand is all 4 carriers have a database to counter stolen and lost phones based on their IMEI. This is a collective database. Why cant they all have a database to counter spam calls as well. The government needs to enforce a strict rule to help customers.