TITLE

Antispam measures falling short

AUTHOR(S)
McNamara, Paul
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Network World;10/27/97, Vol. 14 Issue 43, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discloses that the Internet Mail Consortium (IMC) has warned electronic mail users and vendors that existing methods for preventing junk e-mail or spam mail are useless against determined spammers. Possibility that legitimate direct marketers might get into spam mail; Details of IMC's `Unsolicited Bulk Email: Mechanisms for Control' report; Hesitation on the part of those affected to embrace an outright ban on spam mail.
ACCESSION #
9711056097

 

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