SIP Users Get a Heads Up Call from Uncle Sam

Early in December, John Todd wrote on the Asterisk blog for Digium about a warning letter they received from the Internet Crime Complaint Commission, a sort of subdivision of the FBI that investigates complaints about, you guessed it, Internet crime, and refers actionable complaints to the appropriate law enforcement agencies. Todd described the letter as vague, though ostensibly related to concerns the IC3 had about vishing (telephone identity fraud) and Asterisk. Digium officials' initial … [Read more...]