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e-mail spam


How to report spam e-mail sent to your iCloud account

If you're receiving a lot of spam on your iCloud e-mail address, report it as spam with just a few clicks.

By April 26, 2013


How to get less e-mail spam from Twitter

Here's a guide that breaks down Twitter's e-mail notification settings so you can decide how often Twitter will contact you about activity on your account.

By October 18, 2012


Dropbox users get spammed via personal e-mail accounts

Some European users of the online file storage service are receiving junk e-mail from online casinos -- this may be due to a Dropbox address leak or some type of malware.

By July 17, 2012


What to do when a friend's e-mail is hacked

Ever wonder what to do when a friend's e-mail account is sending spam? Gmail has the answer!

March 6, 2013


Apple suggests another way to combat spam

Outlined in a newly published patent filing, Apple's solution would require a more automated approach to disposable e-mail addresses.

By February 13, 2014


Crackdown successfully reduces spam

Nearly a decade in the works, Internet-wide projects designed to keep e-mail safe from scams, spam, and identity-thieving phishing attempts are paying off.

By December 6, 2013


Yahoo blocked e-mails about Wall Street protests

Company apologizes after disclosure of blocked emails comes to light, blames spam filter

By September 20, 2011


To fight spam, Google Apps adds e-mail signing

Google has added a technology called DKIM to Google Apps, letting companies sign messages so recipients can be sure they're authentic.

By January 6, 2011


Your e-mail's been hacked: Now what?

More than 113 million spam e-mail messages are sent worldwide every day. Some e-mail providers, like AOL and Hotmail, are particularly susceptible to being hacked and sending out those bothersome messages. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on steps you can take if you're account has been compromised.

August 4, 2011


Dropbox users getting spammed, might be from earlier hack

The file-sharing site's user forum is filling up with complaints of e-mail spam, which the company believes could be related to last year's data leak.

By February 28, 2013