Search Results: "sms"
(1) Short for Systems Management Server, a set of tools from Microsoft that assists in managing PCs connected to a local-area network (LAN). SMS enables a network administrator to create an inventory of all the hardware and software on the network and to store it in an SMS database.http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/S/SMS.html
An extension to the short message service (SMS) that allows messages longer than 160 alpha-numeric characters with 7-bit character encoding to be sent using a mobile phone. The longer concatenated SMS text messages are broken down and sent as multiple smaller messages.http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/C/concatenated_SMS.html
Short for SMS Phishing, Smishing is a variant of phishing e-mail scams that instead utilizes Short Message Service (SMS) systems to send bogus text messages.http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/S/smishing_scams.html
A compound of 'phishing' and 'SMS'. SMiShing (SMS phishing) is a type of phishing attack where mobile phone users receive text messages containing a Web site hyperlink, which, if clicked would download a Trojan horse to the mobile phone. The term SMiShing was coined by David Rayhawk in a McAfee Avert Labs blog on August 25, 2006.http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/S/SMiShing.html
A service that enables PayPal customers to use their mobile phones to authenticate transactions through a service that lets customers use SMS messaging to get a randomly generated access code to log into their accounts. The PayPal SMS Security Key is an extension of PayPal's current Security Key service, which uses a hardware token.http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/P/PayPal_SMS_Security_Key.html
Short for Short Message Service (SMS) Center. The SMS center is responsible for routing and regulating the SMS operations of a wireless network.http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/S/SMSC.html
Text from computer is a feature that allows you to send a text message (also called SMS) to a cellular phone or wireless device on a cellular network from an Internet-connected computer using email.http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/T/text_from_computer.html
Used in real-time text-based communications — such as instant messaging, e-mail, online gaming services, chat rooms, discussion boards and mobile phone text messaging (SMS) — chat abbreviations are acronyms and slang terms used to shorten the amount of text you type when chatting online.http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/C/chat_abbreviation.html
Abbreviated as SMS, the transmission of short text messages to and from a mobile phone, fax machine and/or IP address. Messages must be no longer than 160 alpha-numeric characters and contain no images or graphics.http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/S/short_message_service.html
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