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First commercial mass spam posted

First commercial mass spam posted by Laurence Canter and Martha Siegel - 12 April, 1994

12 April, 1994

First commercial mass spam was posted by husband-and-wife duo of Laurence Canter and Martha Siegel on 12th April 1994. They used a Perl script to send the message to 5,500 Usenet groups.

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