The use of smartphones is becoming more pervasive with the launch of applications that can handle every aspect of life. These applications range from simple calender management to more sensitive on-line banking. As a result, the security of these applications is becoming more important day after day. In this paper, the new challenges and factors associated… (More)
In this paper, we study the effect of using Synthetic Minority Oversampling TEchnique on the detection of SMS spam. The study shows an improved spam detection performance of the classifiers trained on semi-synthetic datasets compared to the performance of the same classifiers trained on the original dataset.