Hundreds of millions of scam texts blocked by telcos

By Duncan Murray
Updated December 1 2023 - 3:40am, first published 3:32am
Every scam stopped helps make Australia a harder target for criminal syndicates, the ACMA says. (EPA PHOTO)
Every scam stopped helps make Australia a harder target for criminal syndicates, the ACMA says. (EPA PHOTO)

Roughly 16 scam text messages were blocked by phone companies for every single adult in Australia over the past year and a half.

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