my boss spoofed my caller ID to trick me into answering his call
By Ask a Manager on June 11, 2014
A reader writes: Is it legal for my employer to use my emergency contact information to spoof (fake his caller ID info) my phone to get me to answer my phone? My manager used my emergency contact info as his caller ID, and when I answered, I heard him say, “This is Ben” so I hung up on him. The messed up part of it is they used my mom’s name and number, who at the time was in the middle of shoulder and spinal surgery. . . .