Canning Spam

Proposed Solutions to Unwanted Email

Published in: IEEE Security and Privacy, v. 3, no. 2, Mar./Apr. 2005, p. 40-47

Posted on RAND.org on January 01, 2005

by Shari Lawrence Pfleeger, Gabrielle Bloom

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Unsolicited email is a major problem for anyone who transmits or receives email on a computer, telephone, or personal digital assistant. This article describes the magnitude of the problem, the reasons for proliferation, some interventions available today, and the degree to which each has been effective.

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