Power Ventures and its CEO were found liable for sending 60,627 spam e-mail messages to Facebook members.
Google Play has updated its content policy to tighten its rules around in-app advertising, in-app payments and misrepresentation.
The photo-sharing network gets hit by an unusually colorful spam attack, as pictures of fruit flood users' streams.
Federal Trade Commission files complaints over the sending of 180 million unwanted text messages that tried to lure people to Web sites and prompt them to give up personal information.
Patch will block spammers from using vulnerability in McAfee software to sneak spam out.
Google warns users about potential unauthorized account access after spammers use back door at Plaxo, CNET has learned.
The social-networking site is working to shut down five popular spam tool providers by suing them in federal court.
Spammers sent e-mails telling people they had won lottery prizes from Yahoo in order to defraud them, Yahoo claims.
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Spammers modify attacks after Facebook rolls out new security features to block attacks.