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can-spam act


Can Spam is working--Not!

By December 21, 2005


Facebook wins $3M injunction against spammer

Power Ventures and its CEO were found liable for sending 60,627 spam e-mail messages to Facebook members.

By September 26, 2013


Can-Spam Act is a start

With Congress cracking down on spam, Brightmail CEO Enrique Salem says this is only a first step.

December 11, 2003


'Wardriving' conviction is first under Can-Spam

Man pleads guilty to spamming people through unprotected hot spots, again raising concerns about risks of open-access Wi-Fi.

By September 30, 2004


Massachusetts files suit under Can-Spam

Spurred by glut of e-mail advertising low mortgage rates, case is considered first state suit filed under new federal law.

By July 2, 2004


First complaint filed under Can-Spam

The Justice Department files a criminal complaint against four Detroit-area men under the federal Can-Spam Act, marking the first case under the legislation.

By April 29, 2004


Marketers falling short on Can-Spam, study says

According to a Jupiter Research study, many companies fail to respond promptly to opt-out requests from recipients of marketing e-mail, as required by the new law.

April 21, 2004


The long arm of Microsoft tries taking down Zeus botnets

Microsoft and its allies seized control servers Friday in two states as part of an operation to not just stop the botnets but also to disrupt how criminals use them.

By March 25, 2012


Facebook and Washington state sue alleged 'likejackers'

New lawsuits describe Adscend Media as a "lifejacker" that dupes Facebook users into "liking" links that redirect them to ads.

By January 26, 2012


Yahoo awarded $610 million from lottery spammers

Spammers sent e-mails telling people they had won lottery prizes from Yahoo in order to defraud them, Yahoo claims.

By December 7, 2011