Search Results: "sms"
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
A set of tools from Microsoft that assists in managing PCs connected to a local-area network (LAN).http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/S/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
Abbreviated as SMS, the transmission of short text messages to and from a mobile phone, fax machine and/or IP address.http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/S/short_message_service.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
Bluebugging allows skilled individuals to access the mobile phone commands using Bluetooth wireless technology without notifying or alerting the phone's user. This vulnerability allows the hacker to initiate phone calls, send and read SMS, read and write phonebook contacts, eavesdrop on phone conversations, and connect to the Internet.http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/B/bluebugging.html
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