Address Munging Considered Harmful
A paper arguing against the practice of spam-blocking on Usenet by using an altered email address.
Alleee and Franc's Insolitology
A description of Nigerian scams (also called 419 scams), with images and links.
How to Advertise Responsibly Using E-mail and Newsgroups
Article about how businesses can advertise without spamming.
Reflections on the 25th Anniversary of Spam
Discussion of spam history and early spam sightings.
Slashdot - Distributed Spam Detection
Threaded discussion of spam detection systems and the razor p2p system specifically.
Unsolicited Bulk Email: Definitions and Problems
This report discusses the costs of spam.
Unsolicited Bulk Email: Mechanisms for Control
This report by the Internet Mail Consortium discusses a variety of filtering mechanisms.
BBC News: MySpace Wins Bumper Spam Payout
Article detailing MySpace's $234m damages win from spammers under the US CAN Spam law, but explaining how they have little chance of getting much, if any, of the cash. (May 14, 2008)
How the UK Can Stop Spam Without Damaging Free Speech
Suggested non-extraterritorial UK legislation that would stop spam globally. (November 01, 2001)
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