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Definitions

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  • n. identity theft committed through a malicious link contained within a text message

Etymologies

smish +‎ -ing (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • I spotted smishing at a Sophos computer security conference c. 2013
    I haven't seen any normal people using this word.

    April 29, 2015

  • "My bank just sent an email warning about phishing, vishing and smishing. Are those last two even real, accepted terms?" -Twitter

    April 29, 2015