Latest SMS spoofing Stories

Apple Responds To iOS SMS Security Flaw
2012-08-19 07:45:51

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Apple officials responded Saturday to a hacker's discovery that text messages could be spoofed on the iPhone thanks to a serious security flaw, and urged people to use iMessage instead of SMS to protect themselves from potential attacks. According to BGR Executive Editor Zach Epstein, the flaw was revealed by an iOS security researcher on Friday and affects all versions of the operating system, including the most recent beta...

2011-05-19 09:00:00

CONWAY, Ark., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PrivacyStar, a smartphone application for Android and BlackBerry that provides users with complete control of their smartphones, today announces the addition of SMS ID and Directory Assistance (Beta) in direct response to customer requests. PrivacyStar users have blocked over 120 million numbers and filed over 150,000 complaints directly to the Federal Trade Commission. PrivacyStar and its new features are available to download on the Android...

2010-09-17 06:03:00

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, September 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - By Dr Pieter Streicher, MD of BulkSMS.com The spread of mass panic through SMS is unnecessary and people need to learn to look at information with a more critical eye. People in general are too quick to pass on information without checking if it originates from someone they trust. Propagating certain dubious and false information can often have devastating results. The origin of such messages is rarely known, but...

2010-04-14 11:57:00

BIRMINGHAM, England, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Global micro-billing, communications and mobile enablement specialist, Oxygen8 Communications (http://www.oxygen8.com) today announces its new SMS bulk rates for UK media companies and corporates who are looking to send bulk text messages in order to maximise revenues from mobile marketing activities internationally. Gary Corbett, Commercial Director at Oxygen8 Communications, says, "As bulk volumes continue to soar we have seen customers...

2009-01-26 06:50:00

SANTA ROSA BEACH, Fla., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Relax Relax, Inc. announces the launch of YouSendout.com (http://www.yousendout.com) SMS text messaging website, to allow website owners a way to send SMS text messages to subscribers who have opted in to receive alerts. Cell Phone Texting communication is growing in popularity, with entertainers, churches, and even political candidates looking to engage the public. A prime example of the power of texting was during the U.S. Presidential...

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