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Someone called someone else with my phone number

Sequence of events: I didn't touch my phone all day (at work, busy day, know it didn't even come out of my pocket, but was on). 5:20pm I get a call by a guy asking me who I am and why I called him at ...
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Are there any known hacks using caller ID protocols?

I have gotten a number of calls where after I answer (I rarely answer but occasionally a number pops up that could be from a customer) the caller hangs up. I'm assuming it was a robo call (the calls ...
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How to protect from being the spoofed number on caller ID?

The question How to protect from caller-id spoofing? focuses on how to protect oneself from incoming calls with spoofed caller ID information. This question is about how to protect oneself when ...