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instant messaging

n.
The transmission of an electronic message over a computer network using software that immediately displays the message in a window on the screen of the recipient.
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instant messaging

n
(Computer Science) computing the online facility that allows the instant exchange of written messages between two or more people using different computers or mobile phones. Abbreviation: IM
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instant messaging

A program that allows users to communicate with each other instantaneously using typed messages.
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While SWIFT had previously warned that the Bangladesh heist was not an isolated incident, and said its core messaging system remained intact, confirmation of a second attack on a bank will likely increase scrutiny on the security of a network that is a linchpin of the global financial system.
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Belgium-headquartered Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (Swift), which provides the messaging system commonly used by banks for international transactions, said there was no security breach on its network in relation to the $81-million heist involving the funds of the Bangladeshi central bank.
KUWAIT, Feb 23 (KUNA) -- Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Al-Jarallah on Tuesday launched a new electronic messaging system at the Foreign Ministry in order to streamline communication between the ministry and its diplomatic missions abroad.
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