The security risk makes the WAP gateway
a primary target for hacker attacks.
WML tags must be properly formed or they will not be correctly interpreted by the WAP gateway
, which converts WML codes to a highly compressed format before the code is sent to the micro browser.
First, it is assumed the user will only visit trusted WAP gateways
wherein a WTA server may run.
"The Empowered WAP Gateway
is the first of its kind.
Kannel (www.kannel.org), an open source WAP gateway
, provides the essential parts of the WAP infrastructure freely to those interested in developing both products and services based on WAP and WML/WMLScript.
A WAP Gateway
from Exomi, a provider of gateway solutions, has been deployed for XPress Jordan, an iDEN operator in Jordan.
Under the contract, Tecnomen would provide Brasil Telecom with prepaid and voice mail systems for its current fixed-line operations, and voice mail and prepaid systems, a Multimedia Messaging Service Centre (MMSC) and WAP gateway
for its new mobile operation.
The agreement calls for the supply of a complete MMS solution, including the Nokia MMS Center, the Nokia Multimedia Terminal Gateway for non-MMS phones, the Nokia WAP Gateway
, the Nokia Terminal Management Server and the Nokia Profile Server.
Meant for companies that need to provide staff with mobile access to e-mail, SMS notification of received e-mail and other network resources, the system supports Digital Mobility's messaging services - ranging from web-based WAP gateway
management to SMS-to-intranet messaging and e-mail-to-SMS message forwarding.
The integral WAP gateway
extends the principal use of WAP from public access applications to include local Intranet applications over a Bluetooth network infrastructure.
This will include integrating Ericsson's Mobile Internet application building blocks, such as its Mobile e-Pay, Safetrader and WAP Gateway
systems with IBM's WebSphere infrastructure family of products.
KBrowser can be used together with the 4thpass Wireless Server Gateway, hosted at the 4thpass Network Operations Center, or can be configured to work with most third party Gateway software, such as the Phone.com UP.Link, Nokia WAP Gateway
, or Ericsson Gateway.