Offers, rumors and exclamations!!! It's true!!

Gibbs, Mark
July 1999
Network World;07/12/99, Vol. 16 Issue 28, p62
Trade Publication
Presents examples of fraudulent information that entrap some users of the Internet. United States Congress' alleged formulation of a modem tax; Free advertising of Web site in exchange for private information; Financial scams.


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