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Revised as of October 21, 2020
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§ 64.6300 Definitions.
(a) Authenticate caller identification information. The term
“authenticate caller identification information” refers to the process
by which a voice service provider attests to the accuracy of caller
identification information transmitted with a call it originates.
(b) Caller identification information. The term “caller identification
information” has the same meaning given the term “caller identification
information” in 47 CFR 64.1600(c) as it currently exists or may
hereafter be amended.
(c) Intermediate provider. The term “intermediate provider” means any
entity that carriers or processes traffic that traverses or will
traverse the PSTN at any point insofar as that entity neither
originates nor terminates that traffic.
(d) SIP call. The term “SIP call” refers to calls initiated,
maintained, and terminated using the Session Initiation Protocol
(e) STIR/SHAKEN authentication framework. The term “STIR/SHAKEN
authentication framework” means the secure telephone identity revisited
and signature-based handling of asserted information using tokens
(f) Verify caller identification information. The term “verify caller
identification information” refers to the process by which a voice
service provider confirms that the caller identification information
transmitted with a call it terminates was properly authenticated.
(g) Voice service. The term “voice service”—
(1) Means any service that is interconnected with the public switched
telephone network and that furnishes voice communications to an end
user using resources from the North American Numbering Plan or any
successor to the North American Numbering Plan adopted by the
Commission under section 251(e)(1) of the Communications Act of 1934,
as amended; and
(i) Transmissions from a telephone facsimile machine, computer, or
other device to a telephone facsimile machine; and
(ii) Without limitation, any service that enables real-time, two-way
voice communications, including any service that requires internet
Protocol-compatible customer premises equipment and permits out-bound
calling, whether or not the service is one-way or two-way voice over
Goto Section: 64.6219 | 64.6301
Goto Year: 2020 |
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