1993-08-29 - Re: Free Electronic Cash

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From: “Christian D. Odhner” <cdodhner@indirect.com>
To: thug@phantom.com (Murdering Thug)
Message Hash: 5f44af154cbb5e26a90e8e0702749128e5f7201464118c0a3fce168879b5b4c6
Message ID: <199308291518.AA13632@indirect.com>
Reply To: <m0oWf80-0009GSC@mindvox.phantom.com>
UTC Datetime: 1993-08-29 15:23:28 UTC
Raw Date: Sun, 29 Aug 93 08:23:28 PDT

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From: "Christian D. Odhner" <cdodhner@indirect.com>
Date: Sun, 29 Aug 93 08:23:28 PDT
To: thug@phantom.com (Murdering Thug)
Subject: Re: Free Electronic Cash
In-Reply-To: <m0oWf80-0009GSC@mindvox.phantom.com>
Message-ID: <199308291518.AA13632@indirect.com>
MIME-Version: 1.0
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> If you don't want your number being passed via ANI to the 800 number owner
> and don't want it to appear on their monthly 800 bill statement, simply
> use your local "0" operator to place the 1-800 call for you, it's free.
> Simply state "Operator, I'm having problems dailing this call..etc.."
> Readers of comp.dcom.telecom and 2600 magazine already know about this
> neat little trick.  You can prove it to yourself by calling Full
> Disclosure's 800 ANI Demo line (800-235-1414) first without using an
> operator, and then with an operator and compare the results.

I just tried this, both ways, and got my own home phone number repeated to
me, both times. Maybe they fixed this "bug"?

Happy Hunting, -Chris
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