FCC accelerates STIR/SHAKEN deadlines
sean at donelan.com
Thu May 20 15:39:18 UTC 2021
The Federal Communications Commission voted today to accelerate the
STIR/SHAKEN deadlines for certain small IP voice service provider networks
to no later than June 30, 2022. Large IP VSP networks had a deadline of
June 30, 2021.
Shockingly (I'm shocked, shocked to find that gambling is going on in
here) the commission found a subset of small voice service providers
appear to be originating a large and increasing quantity of illegal
According to the FCC NPRM, a March 2021 report released by Transaction
Network Services, a provider of call analytics, found that the problem of
robocalls originated by certain smaller voice service providers has
gotten worse: by the end of 2020, "[a]lmost 95% of high risk calls
originate from non-Tier-1 telephone resources, up 3% from last year."
More information about the NANOG