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NetQin Mobile Manager for Android

NetQin Mobile Manager for Android is a filter. The multiple call blocking methods for grouped contacts fulfill the various needs of...

July 5, 2011 by NetQin Mobile

New Yahoo app vulnerability explains Android spam

After a Microsoft engineer claimed an Android botnet was sending out spam from Yahoo accounts, Google denied the allegations. Now a newly discovered vulnerability in the Yahoo Mail app for Android explains how an attacker could be sending out the spam from the mobile devices.

July 16, 2012 by

Virgin Mobile spanked over spam text

The Australian Communications and Media Authority has accepted an enforceable undertaking offered by Virgin Mobile (Australia) Pty Ltd, following an investigation into alleged breaches of the Spam Act.

March 17, 2010 by

On matters of security

Before I proceed to my chosen topic, let me fire off a quick broadside at the recent ruling of the NTC (National Telecommunications Communications) to ban mobile spam and extend the shelf life of the cellphone load of prepaid customers. While I applaud the agency's action, my question is: Why only now?

July 17, 2009 by

NetQin Mobile Manager for Android

Message filters, using your blocked list and keywords, remove the bother of spam messages. The multiple call blocking methods for grouped...

January 4, 2011 by NetQin Mobile

Optus fined $110,000 for spam

The Australian Communications and Media Authority has fined Optus a combined $110,000 for two infringements relating to sending what the authority deemed was SMS spam to mobile phones.

January 13, 2009 by

Spam races to the Olympics

Expect more incidents of online scams and fraud connected to next month's Beijing 2008, as well as spam targeted at mobile devices, Symantec says.

July 7, 2008 by

700MHz auction: The death knell for Aussie 4G?

The world of speculative telecommunications investments has quieted down considerably since the beginning of the decade, when hype-fuelled carriers plunked down billions to reserve the right to carry mobile phone calls, video calls, and massive volumes of spam at high speed using then-fanciful 3G mobile technology.

March 25, 2008 by

Is mobile spam OK if the sender pays?

The idea is to subsidize the delivery of content with the ads in an environment that allows targeting based on both the content of what you're getting and your behavior. This is what the Internet has been moving toward for years.

February 5, 2008 by

Missed call spam nets AU$150,000 fine

Media and communications watchdog ACMA has handed down a fine of almost AU$150,000 to a company found to be using mobile marketing techniques banned under the Spam Act.

July 23, 2007 by

Draft spam bill gives S'poreans right to sue

Proposed spam control bill recommends that anyone suffering damages from non-complaint spam can take legal action against spammers, and also recognizes mobile devices as delivery platforms.

September 11, 2005

43% of mobile text messages is spam

According to Wireless Services Corporation, 43% of all mobile phone text messages in the United States are now spam, compared to just 18% in 2004. In December alone this amounted to over 1.

March 21, 2005 by

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