Spam text messages flood Verizon Wireless phones
March 29, 2022
According to Verizon Wireless, the company is currently investigating a mass spam text message campaign targeting its customers.
“Verizon is aware that bad actors are sending spam text messages to some customers which appear to come from the customers’ own number,” a Verizon spokesperson stated in a statement first provided to The Verge. “Our team is actively working to block these messages, and we have engaged with US law enforcement to identify and stop the source of this fraudulent activity. Verizon continues to work on behalf of the customer to prevent spam texts and related activity.”