Tagged: Spam

If the news wires are to be believed, the death of spam is imminent.  Again! (In 2004, Bill Gates famously remarked that spam would be a thing of the past by 2006.)  Now, the Big internet providers are joining forces to kill it DEAD!!   The following article is from Sophos and does the best at explaining the plan so I’m providing the entire article. (more…)

A rash of SPAM on Facebook. this morning. The following article on Sopho’s outlines what’s happening and the steps that Facebook has taken to combat it. The latest SPAM scam, uses an exploit of the SHARE function on Facebook and shares an infected APP that exploits your friends walls.

This is the latest in a LONG growing list of Security issues at Facebook.

PREVENTING SPAM scam on Facebook does exactly the opposite | Naked Security

Source: Sophos