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Gregorian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jul-08-06 09:47 AM
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40. That person who called is impersonating the FBI.
Edited on Sat Jul-08-06 09:57 AM by Gregorian
If that's the FBI's phone number. I thought I read that in this thread.

The only thing I can say is that if someone is using the fbi's number, you have a clear cut case against them. I would file a complaint with the fbi that they are being impersonated.


I would bet anything that you won't get an answer on this. And given we're now being wiretapped, it would be pretty revealing if you weren't able to get their attention.

I find this most disturbing. This is the act of someone who is deeply troubled. And it's quite ironic that here we are wanting to "wiretap", and I will guarantee that you won't get the time of day.


Then again, I personally would probably be too afraid of my own country's fbi to go near them. What a joke.
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  -Fake(?) FBI Phone Threat - Day 2 Jim Sagle  Jul-07-06 05:50 PM   #0 
  - I hope I get a call  RaVeN MeaD   Jul-07-06 05:53 PM   #1 
  - just finished the first thread.....could NOT believe  Gabi Hayes   Jul-07-06 05:57 PM   #2 
  - If you will notice the pattern  Juniperx   Jul-07-06 06:10 PM   #8 
  - i've noticed that too!  nashville_brook   Jul-08-06 11:12 AM   #44 
  - When you mentioned incredible assholes I went back to see what I had said.  acmejack   Jul-07-06 06:11 PM   #9 
     - I think this "blame the victim" tendency causes many problems on DU.  readmoreoften   Jul-07-06 07:20 PM   #24 
        - Jim's post was an info post  lyonn   Jul-08-06 01:06 PM   #46 
           - yes also I took it as a heads up /nt  readmoreoften   Jul-08-06 01:25 PM   #47 
  - That's just bizarre...  Suich   Jul-07-06 05:59 PM   #3 
  - any admins out there?  mikelgb   Jul-07-06 06:05 PM   #6 
  - Do you think some idiot freeper who works or is an intern at the FBI  tandot   Jul-07-06 06:00 PM   #4 
  - That was my first thot too.. Agent Mike, where are ya?  GreenPartyVoter   Jul-07-06 06:03 PM   #5 
  - Get real  case sensitive   Jul-09-06 10:53 PM   #56 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jul-07-06 06:09 PM   #7 
  - This is bizarre  durrrty libby   Jul-07-06 06:12 PM   #10 
  - Ahh yess...the ghetto mentality is alive and well.  Jim Sagle   Jul-07-06 06:22 PM   #15 
  - Back in the day, I knew some phone phreak types  htuttle   Jul-07-06 06:15 PM   #11 
  - The police were wrong on *69  SlipperySlope   Jul-07-06 06:18 PM   #12 
  - So the police are filing a report, eh?  Bornaginhooligan   Jul-07-06 06:20 PM   #13 
  - What if the caller is a fellow DUer?  RagingInMiami   Jul-07-06 06:20 PM   #14 
  - It was "The Vice President"...in Mr. Feith's office.(nt)  originalpckelly   Jul-07-06 06:22 PM   #16 
  - The caller ID can be spoofed fairly easily  Paulie   Jul-07-06 06:23 PM   #17 
  - I've made and received some calls since that one.  Jim Sagle   Jul-07-06 06:49 PM   #18 
  - record the call for evidence  blogslut   Jul-07-06 07:11 PM   #23 
     - Just as cheap..  lildreamer316   Jul-08-06 12:01 AM   #26 
  - Amen to that, it IS very easy to spoof a phone number  techhead   Jul-09-06 09:49 PM   #53 
  - You actually talked to Agent Mike?  SharonRB   Jul-07-06 06:52 PM   #19 
  - I started laughing when I read that, too!  Roland99   Jul-07-06 06:53 PM   #20 
     - Of all the names the guy could have had, huh?  SharonRB   Jul-07-06 06:59 PM   #21 
        - I'd put the odds at least 1000-1 against it being real at this point.  Jim Sagle   Jul-07-06 07:06 PM   #22 
           - You did the right thing in posting...  lvx35   Jul-08-06 01:05 AM   #30 
  - Now call a friendly person in Congress.  struggle4progress   Jul-07-06 11:44 PM   #25 
  - This is nuts... I am getting death threats from a Chicago IP  lala_rawraw   Jul-08-06 12:33 AM   #27 
  - tin.it is Telecom Italia  Paulie   Jul-08-06 12:56 AM   #28 
  - Who Is For 192.168.70.27  REP   Jul-08-06 01:25 AM   #31 
  - see above  lala_rawraw   Jul-08-06 01:32 AM   #33 
  - 192.168.x.x doesn't belong to anyone  Paulie   Jul-08-06 02:00 PM   #48 
  - 192.168.x.x is a private IP range  techhead   Jul-09-06 09:56 PM   #54 
  - this is the number to focus on: 7.2.072.1  lala_rawraw   Jul-08-06 01:31 AM   #32 
     - You Use Windows?  REP   Jul-08-06 01:38 AM   #34 
        - I did, noting  lala_rawraw   Jul-08-06 01:42 AM   #36 
           - Mac User, No Idea  REP   Jul-08-06 01:49 AM   #37 
  - wow!  lvx35   Jul-08-06 12:57 AM   #29 
  - Autorank has one of the examples  lala_rawraw   Jul-08-06 01:41 AM   #35 
     - Take care. (Meaningless, I know.)  Jim Sagle   Jul-08-06 10:23 AM   #43 
     - wow again!  lvx35   Jul-09-06 01:48 AM   #50 
  - That is frightening.  Scout1071   Jul-08-06 10:06 AM   #42 
  - Have you talked to your local provider?  spuddonna   Jul-08-06 02:33 PM   #49 
  - How would this ahole get your phone number?  Rosemary2205   Jul-08-06 02:07 AM   #38 
  - hacking, social engineering, etc.  case sensitive   Jul-09-06 10:56 PM   #57 
  - Can you say, "freepers who know how to use google"?  neebob   Jul-08-06 02:10 AM   #39 
  - That person who called is impersonating the FBI.  Gregorian   Jul-08-06 09:47 AM   #40 
  - Yes, that is the FBI #. They weren't interested when I talked to them.  Jim Sagle   Jul-09-06 09:30 PM   #51 
  - Prank, if not  Pavulon   Jul-08-06 09:55 AM   #41 
  - There are several sites offering "Caller ID" spoofing..here is one article  MazeRat7   Jul-08-06 11:37 AM   #45 
  - Very valuable info. Thanks.  Jim Sagle   Jul-09-06 09:30 PM   #52 
  - I don't think the local police department KNOWS about call spoofing  SensibleAmerican   Jul-09-06 10:50 PM   #55 
 

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