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Scam Technology Project


The Scam Technology Project explores practical solutions to scam activity on Australian telecommunications networks.

Led by the ACMA, with representatives from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission and the Australian Cyber Security Centre, the project taps into industry expertise and experience in order to combat this growing problem.


The ACMA has released a discussion paper to identify technological solutions to combat scams on telecommunications networks. Submissions close 10 May 2019.

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Last updated: 29 March 2019