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Twitter Files Lawsuit To Combat Spam
2012-04-06 09:58:09

As Twitter grows at a record pace, so does the threat of spam; and to combat this out-of-control problem, the social microblogging service filed a lawsuit Thursday morning against the biggest perpetrators of Twitter spam. Twitter has been fighting spammers tooth-and-nail for some time, and has beefed up its security to try and stop the offenders in their tracks. But the problem persists, and with Twitter´s exploding growth in popularity, its seems spam is growing as well. The...

Is Anti-Spam Becoming Worse Than The Problem?
2012-03-15 03:56:19

Peter Suciu for RedOrbit.com No one actually likes spam, at least not the unwanted junk email variety. Whether it is proposals from would-be deposed Nigerian dictators, ads for Viagra, or fake Better Business Bureau alerts, spam is annoying. Coupled with phishing scams, links to spoofed websites and other attempts to deceive, spam is very dangerous. But are the counter-measures actually helping, or are they becoming worse than the problem? There are essentially several methods for...


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Simple Mail Transfer Protocol, SMTP
2013-03-16 08:23:11

Image Credit: Photos.com SMTP is the standard protocol for delivering electronic mail over the Internet. Secure SMTP connections are known as SMTPS. Electronic mail servers use the SMTP to send and receive mail messages or e-mail, and in user-level applications the SMTP is used only for sending messages to a server. To receive messages on a user-level application the POP, IMAP, Microsoft Exchange, Lotus Notes or Domino is used to access their mail box. In the 1960s there were various...

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