AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint Say So Long to Spam Texts

AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint three of the big four mobile operators in the U.S. will no longer charge you for those annoying texts that you get from people/companies you don’t know.

BlackBerry Users Warned of Haiti Spam

The people of Haiti need every dollar coming their way through legitimate text-messaging programs and other means, but scammers and spammers are doing what they can to get in on a piece of the action and make you question if your money’s going to the right place. Someone started spreading false rumors to BlackBerry users […]

Cisco Security Report Discusses Criminal Businesses

Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) today released the Cisco 2009 Midyear Security Report, which shows that Internet criminals are increasingly operating like successful businesses, borrowing some of the best strategies from legitimate companies and forming partnerships with one another to help make their illegal activities more lucrative. Highlights of the report include: The Conficker worm, which began […]

Arbor Security Names iPhone Primary Hacker Target in 2008

Security predictions released today by Arbor Networks reveals that the iPhone will be a major target for cybercriminals in 2008. The forecast also highlights Chinese-specific crime as a major issue for the New Year. Arbor’s Security and Engineering Response Team (ASERT), which has put together the forecasts, believes the iPhone will become the victim of […]

Hostopia, Team for SMB Service Suite, a provider of Web hosting and related services to small businesses, has partnered with Hostopia to provide an upgraded suite of services to SMBs. As part of an exclusive five-year agreement, Hostopia will provide Web hosting, e-mail and applications together with managed ordering, provisioning and customer support services. will continue to manage […]

Cellcos Sign Anti-Spam Code

The GSM Association (GSMA) has brought together 15 mobile operators to sign a code of practice committing them to work together to minimize spam sent via text and picture messages. Bharti, Cingular Wireless, Hutchison 3 Group, Hutchison Telecommunications International, mobinil, O2, Orange, SFR, Telefonica, Telenor, TeliaSonera, T-Mobile, Turkcell, VimpelCom and Vodafone have adopted the code […]

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