Spammers, scammers and hackers are destroying e-mail! The inbox that once excited you with messages from friends, family and business associates now causes outright dread and rage. With unsolicited and unwelcome e-mail accounting for as much as 80% of the internet traffic worldwide, it’s time for all e-mail users to act to turn the tide in this epic battle for their privacy and sanity.
In Spam Wars, veteran award-winning technology expert Danny Goodman exposes the often criminal tricks that spammers, scammers and hackers play on the e-mail system, even with the wariest, savviest of users, and explains why the latest technologies and laws can’t do the whole job. Drawing on years of research and experience, and incorporating a healthy amount of humor in the process, Spam Wars provides readers with the insight to not only protect themselves from attack, but to choke off the economies that power today’s time wasting e-mail floods.