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  1. P

    Did Edgars sell our email addresses?

    Please read this article: http://outsourcehouse.co.za/did-edgars-sell-my-email-address/ It is our assumption that Edgars has sold our email addresses. What do you guys think?
  2. xrapidx

    Unwanted SMS spam - where's it come from?

    Thought I'd start a thread covering the company's that WASPA has unsubscribed me from - I submit a complaint to them with each message, they reply with the company name and that I've been unsubscribed. Yesterday for some reason I got a bulk load from WASPA - I submitted one complaint last...
  3. jes

    Is the Spam Hall of Shame anti-competitive?

    Is the Spam Hall of Shame anti-competitive? A spammer listed in ISPA's Spam Hall of Shame has lodged a complaint with the Competition Commission
  4. jes

    January 2011 Spam Stats

    January 2011 Spam Stats Kaspersky Lab issues their January 2011 Spam Report, revealing that pharmaceutical spam came first in the rating of the most popular spam categories
  5. jes

    Scamming malware prolific in January 2011

    Scamming malware prolific in January 2011 Scammers, free loaders and multifunctional worms were the name of the Malware game in January 2011 according to Kaspersky Lab
  6. jes

    SMS spam in SA is a growing problem

    SMS spam in SA is a growing problem Spam “muddying the waters” in SA's mobile space, says market research company Dashboard
  7. jes

    Malware, phishing and spam on the rise via social networks

    Malware, phishing and spam on the rise via social networks Sophos found that malware, phishing and spam spread over social networks had increased dramatically in 2010
  8. Derrick

    Can Spam, bring home the Bacn

    e all know what spam is, but are you bringing home the Bacn? Bacn is the term used to describe email that is just above spam, but not really personal yet. It’s the email you want, but just not right now. Think of all those Facebook pokes or new Twitter followers. I have mailboxes and rules...
  9. Derrick

    Bunny-huggers turn their sights on SPAM.

    In a recently released study, McAfee found that spam is adding to the cause of global warming. How does it achieve this? Through the build up of greenhouse gas during the course of sending and cleaning out spam. McAfee, the security firm, has made a study known as “Carbon Footprint of Spam”...
  10. jes

    Spam Hall of Shame: Two years later

    Spam Hall of Shame: Two years later Some folks find themselves listed in ISPA's Spam Hall of Shame and immediately amend their ways, but others don't seem to care.
  11. Derrick

    When email gets flagged as spam for no good reason

    I am not sure about you but my email is getting flagged as spam far too often nowadays. Maybe this is not such a widespread issue, but it is for me and I am in rant mode. There are simply too many keywords in spam filters that are falsely flagging emails starting for instance with a simple “Hi”...
  12. Derrick

    Where does the word ‘spam’ come from?

    Most netizens know the word spam to mean unsolicited email but Hormel Foods, the maker of SPAM luncheon meats, were not quite so thrilled when the name for their food product was hijacked. The term ‘spam’ entered the wrld of slang vocabulary following a Monty Python skit. The skit...
  13. jes

    Spam distributed malware attachments on the rise

    Spam distributed malware attachments on the rise Kaspersky Lab shares some of the key findings of its spam report for the third quarter of 2010
  14. jes

    LinkedIn spam attack

    LinkedIn spam attack Kaspersky reports that LinkedIn users were victims of a large spam attack in September
  15. jes

    US tops world spam relay list

    US tops world spam relay list Sophos reports that the spam output from the US has increased significantly
  16. jes

    Top 10 spam subject lines revealed

    Top 10 spam subject lines revealed Spam-distributed malware back with a vengeance, Symantec reveals top ten spam subject lines
  17. SupaMonkey

    Reporting SPAM

    I was just curious - how many of you out there report SPAM? I mean, I understand not reporting "spoofed spam"/viagra spam, etc. But how about local (and international) spam. It annoys the crap out of me and I receive tons of it - but I take the time out to report it to www.spamcop.net in...
  18. jes

    Instant messengers spread new worm

    Instant messengers spread new worm Kaspersky Lab announced the detection of a new family of computer worms that are spreading via numerous instant messaging clients, from Windows Live to Xfire
  19. jes

    False celebrity deaths used in malware attacks

    False celebrity deaths used in malware attacks Malicious spam is luring its victims with claims of celebrity deaths
  20. jes

    Shaming South African spammers: Results

    Shaming South African spammers: Results The South African spammers that come and go and the spammers that just keep on spammin'
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