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Re: [OT] _received_ call from toll free ?

On Wed, Oct 05, 2005 at 08:45:17PM +0200, Leonardo Boselli wrote:
> sorry for OT but i hpe someone can help me:
> i have received a call from 0018668493243
> i did not had the time to answer since it rang only two times ....
> but this number seem to be a toll free number in usa ...
> how is possible to _receive_ a call from a toll free number ?
> does anyone can help me ?

This sounds like a scam I think I heard about where they do that to get
you to call them back, racking up nice charges on your phone bill and
profits for them. Although that would be a toll number, not a toll-free

Just a thought.

Paul "TBBle" Hampson, MCSE
8th year CompSci/Asian Studies student, ANU
The Boss, Bubblesworth Pty Ltd (ABN: 51 095 284 361)

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