TITLE

Canning the junk

AUTHOR(S)
Meall, Lesley
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Accountancy;Mar2006, Vol. 137 Issue 1351, p84
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that according to the U.S. research firm Ferris, unsolicited electronic mail, spam, costs businesses an estimated $50 billion annually in lost productivity and other expenses. Great Britain companies spend about £1.3 billion a year dealing with spam. Some junk mail is blocked at the source thanks to service providers such as AOL, MSN and Yahoo, which have agreed to block spammers when they have been identified. Some providers also have filters that send spam to the bulk mail box.
ACCESSION #
20092908

 

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