Phone Appears to be Hacked - Sending or Receiving Random Text Messages/Previously Sent Text Messages

Symptoms

  • Hear from others that your phone sent a random text message or a previously sent message to them
  • Received a text message from someone randomly that says they didn't send it
  • Received a text message that was previously received (possibly months ago)

Environment

  • Text messages

Resolution

If you experience this issue, we suggest ignoring the text message(s).

This is not a Republic Wireless specific issue as there are reports from customers on other service providers that are experiencing this same issue. 

Cause

At this time we have not identified a cause or a way to prevent this from happening.


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