There are more and more sites on the net devoted to fighting spam. Be careful, though, as some are from companies that actually send out UCE themselves! One,, sent out a lot of UCE with the title "Tip Mail" that pretended to be a free newsletter. They actually had a pointer in that newsletter to their "Anti-Spam Network" web site. The domain seems to be gone now, so apparently their upstream provider finally had enough of the complaints.

Last updated October 25, 2001

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Cynthia Armistead is a freelance technical writer, quality assurance analyst, and Internet security advocate with a broad spectrum of experience.

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