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    Increase in unsolicited calls from VoIP

    Is it just me or have these calls now increased since the POPIA act? I am now continuously called every day, once a day from numbers identified by shouldianswer as VoIP. I don't answer them as I recently also received a Whatsapp to come get me some inheritance money. Is there no ****ing way...
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    South African spammers?

    Sorry if this is slightly off-topic, not sure where to post it. Anyone know anything about who these people are who are selling South African spam lists? I rather doubt these are all opt-in. Are these guys responsible for much of our spam in South Africa? Is it legal for them to be openly...
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    Considered UNSOLICITED BULK EMAIL, apparently from you...

    Hi all, I have a client that keeps on getting "Content-filter at smtp3.vodamail.internal <postmaster@smtp3.vodamail.internal>" and "Considered UNSOLICITED BULK EMAIL, apparently from you" when sending emails through their vodamail account to various other emails addresses. The client uses...
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    Stop tele-marketing - The DMA National OPT OUT database

    Is this legit? https://www.nationaloptout.co.za/DNC.aspx :confused: You are required to list your ID no along with other personal details in order to stop receiving marketing calls/e-mails with companies/organisations listed with the DMA.
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    Unsolicited Emails - Pandemic

    There is a serious pandemic on the go in regards to Unsolicited emails - especially from some dying member in some foreign country with some crazy amount of money to be inherited. I'm sure MWEB (my ISP) can be clever enough to filter these mails as SPAM as i'm receiving up to 3 a day...
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    Telemarketers - How to OPT Out

    Brian Mdluli CEO of the DMA SA (Direct Marketing Association of South Africa) was interviewed on Carte Blanche about Opting Out. Check out the link http://beta.mnet.co.za/carteblanche/Article.aspx?Id=4091&ShowId=2 http://www.dmasa.org/dmasa/dma_optout.php