Viber has issued a statement to its users on Thursday, accusing Yair Lapid’s Yesh Atid party of allegedly sening millions of spam messages, investing considerable effort in bypassing the company’s security system.
Viber said it blocked thousands of accounts used for sending messages.
Will you offer us a hand? Every gift, regardless of size, fuels our future.
Your critical contribution enables us to maintain our independence from shareholders or wealthy owners, allowing us to keep up reporting without bias. It means we can continue to make Jewish Business News available to everyone.
You can support us for as little as $1 via PayPal at email@example.com.
Viber is an instant messaging and Voice over IP (VoIP) app for smartphones developed by Viber Media. In addition to instant messaging, users can exchange images, video and audio media messages.
Viber was founded by four Israeli partners: Talmon Marco, Igor Megzinik, Sani Maroli and Ofer Smocha, with Talmon Marco as its CEO. The app was initially launched for iPhone on December 2, 2010, in direct competition with Skype.