While this still occurs, hackers of all ages usually obtain and enter access codes
on computer bulletin boards, newsletters, and specialty magazines as a way of showing off their prowess.
MCI is advising customers in the affected areas to use the 10222 access code
in order to avoid higher AT&T rates when placing calls during the outage.
Interested parties may participate in the conference call by dialing 800-510-0178 (international: 617-614-3450) and entering access code
43911983, 5 to 10 minutes prior to the initiation of the call.
To access the conference call, dial (800) 561-2731 (USA) or (617) 614-3528 (International) and use the access code
The telephone dial-in number is (877) 502-9274 or (913) 981-5584 (international) access code