Got a call from myself!

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Got a call from myself!

Post by lmacmil » Mon Nov 18, 2019 6:02 am

I've heard of this before but it happened to me Saturday for the first time. The phone rang, I looked at the HD3 display and it showed my name and my number! I picked up but did not say anything and the call disconnected within a few seconds. I guess the scammers can spoof any number they want, even your own.

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Re: Got a call from myself!

Post by Stelcom66 » Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:05 am

Yes, I also had to block me. Thought it might prohibit calling voicemail (your own number), but it doesn't.

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Re: Got a call from myself!

Post by bigwayne » Wed Dec 11, 2019 9:01 am

I had to block myself on my cellphone to make this go away.

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