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  1. RhinoDoc

    RhinoDoc Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    I don't really understand how spam texts work (although I am thinking about getting into it since I know how much everyone loves them;)). For the many months I have had my Hero, I don't think I ever received one. However, in the past week I have been getting at least one every day, sometimes at 4 AM. I have to leave my notifications on because that is how the answering service contacts me. Now, all of this has started since I loaded Fresh 2.0d. I doubt there is any connection between those two events, but could there be? Is there something about the new ROM that would make it more susceptible to spam? Second, I know that with email spam I just delete them, I certainly don't want to respond to them by checking the "take me off your mailing list." If I blacklist a spam number in Handcent, that doesn't send anything back to the sender indicating it is an active number, does it? It doesn't hurt to blacklist, does it?
     

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  2. jdbell2004

    jdbell2004 Well-Known Member

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    I have noticed the same thing. One was from Facebook saying a friend had sent me a voice message. Also started after fresh 2.0d was flashed.
     

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