New Legislation Makes Anti-Spam Laws More Consistent Across North America

Posted by Jamila Enta

Thu, Feb 13, 2014

I just did a mental poll and yes, spam is still one of the most annoying things to receive in your email.  These messages may include unsolicited offers for cheap Viagra or requests from a Nigerian Prince requesting your bank account information because he needs help to move a large sum of money and in turn, will repay you with a generous sum of money for your time and effort.  There are also phishing attacks emails that try to trick the user by providing them with a link to a spoofed website that looks identical to a financial institution’s website.  If you have an email account, chances are good that you have encountered these or similar scenarios. People are becoming more aware of the dangers of engaging with unsolicited emails and stay away, but would you consider a legitimate email from a company as spam?

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Topics: Malware, online brand protection, Reputation Management, Emails, spam, anti-spam legislation

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