Tired of spam and want to join the fight against it. On this page you will find some useful web sites which will help you understand what constitutes spam and what can and is being done to stop.
Report spam to help Internet providers cut spam off at the source.
Spamhaus tracks the Internet’s Spammers, Spam Gangs and Spam Services, provides dependable realtime anti-spam protection for Internet networks, and works with Law Enforcement to identify and pursue spammers worldwide.
EmailAbuse.org is dedicated to informing users of this potential abuse and providing them with the tools to avoid becoming a victim and to fight back at Email Abusers!
The Coalition Against Unsolicited Commercial Email is an ad hoc, all volunteer organization, created by Netizens to advocate for a legislative solution to the problem of “spam”.
The Mission of JUNKBUSTERS… is to free the world from junk communications
Where to Complain About Frauds and Scams on the Internet – SPAM.
[Bet you would have received an email from the wife/son/daughter of that Nigerian (or a small African nation) dictator/king who was killed in a coup, wanting to share the embezzled 5 million (or whatever) figure with you!]
Fight Spam on the Internet!
Have been actively engaged in fighting spam for years. One of the best anti-spam sites on the net – Help fight spam to keep the Internet useful for everyone.
The SpamCon Foundation protects email as a viable communication and commerce medium by supporting measures to reduce the amount of unsolicited email that crosses private networks, while ensuring that valid email reaches its destination.
Laws on Spam in United States, the European Union and other countries.
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