Singapore Telecom rescues site from porn

Summary:SINGAPORE--Those who have been using a "SingTel Mobile" site to access pornography for the last few months will get a new view when they next visit the site. That is because locally-based Singapore Telecommunications has managed to recover the "SingTel Mobile" Web site, which used to redirect surfers to a multimedia-enabled pornography site.

SINGAPORE--Those who have been using a "SingTel Mobile" site to access pornography for the last few months will get a new view when they next visit the site. That is because locally-based Singapore Telecommunications has managed to recover the "SingTel Mobile" Web site, which used to redirect surfers to a multimedia-enabled pornography site.

SingTel Mobile is the cellular subsidiary of the formerly state-owned SingTel.

In July, a Web site bearing SingTel Mobile name was redirected to a porn site. The universal resource locator (URL) of the site in question was www.singtel-mobile.com. --Nawaz Marican, ZDNet Asia

Topics: SingTel, Singapore

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