A Fareham firm has been hit with a £100,000 fine from the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for sending millions of spam texts about mobile phone upgrades. The ICO’s investigation, informed by more than 1,000 complaints from the public, found Onecom Limited broke the law which sets out strict rules about the consent people must give to receive marketing text messages. Steve Eckersley, ICO Head of Enforcement, said: “Spam texts are a real nuisance to millions of people across the country a

Source: Hampshire company fined after 3.3m spam texts sent | ICO