FCC warns against ‘one ring’ or ‘Wangiri’ scam | CNN

The scam works like this: A scammer places a robocall to a number and hangs up after one or two rings. They may call back several times. The idea is to get the caller to call the number back. When they do, the caller is prompted to pay long distance fees to connect the call, fees that are usually paid in part to the scammer.

Source: FCC warns against ‘one ring’ or ‘Wangiri’ scam – CNN

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