Wednesday, February 02, 2005

Junk Mail is rising ...

According to recent studies, spam has gone up ... but what is really annoying is that this rising has particularly been noticeable since the CAN-SPAM act, which aimed at reducing junk mail, was passed.

Moreover, spammers seems to improve their techniques : junk mail is now more precisely targeted : in January, for example, scam mails decreased by 40 %, as people are usually not ready to invest money during this month. On the contrary, January is usually seen as the bleakest month in the year, and consequently, porn spam dramatically increased ...

One of our lecturers had already told us : mail is dead ...

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