Facebook wins $873 million suit against spammer

Facebook wins $873 million suit against spammer

Facebook won a US$873 million judgment in a case against a spammer in one of the largest awards yet for...

November 24th, 2008 Nancy Gohring

Junk mail rebounds in full colour

Junk mail rebounds in full colour

Spam messages are getting colourful not to entice users into spammers’ marketing spiels or better trick them into downloading a...

January 11th, 2007 Mari-Len De Guzman

Spam watch – U.S. heads the dirty dozen

Spam watch – U.S. heads the dirty dozen

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEA recent report by a British computer security firm has placed the United States at the top...

July 25th, 2006

Unstoppable spam still hitting hard

Unstoppable spam still hitting hard

Since Gary Thuerk, a marketing manager at Digital Equipment Corp., sent the first batch of unsolicited e-mails — a.k.a. spam...

September 2nd, 2004 Lindsay Bruce

That’s attackment, not attachment

That’s attackment, not attachment

Two great e-mails came in last month, from both ends of the country. One contained a photograph from snowbound Halifax...

April 5th, 2004 Richard Bray

Algonquin College bites back at reams of spam

Algonquin College bites back at reams of spam

Rod Martin knew he had a problem on his hands but didn't realize the extent of it. The manager of...

October 31st, 2003 Carly Suppa

Algonquin College bites back at spam

Algonquin College bites back at spam

Rod Martin knew he had a problem on his hands but didn't realize the extent of it. The manager of...

October 21st, 2003 Carly Suppa

EU: The US must ban spam

EU: The US must ban spam

EU: The US must ban spamAttempts to combat spam, the scourge of e-mail users the world over, would be hampered...

July 17th, 2003 Paul Meller

Spam is here to stay

Spam is here to stay

The unfortunate truth about junk mail is that it works. Companies would not be spending millions on flyers were it...

June 13th, 2002 Chris Conrath