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Anti-spam legislation: An analysis of laws and their effectiveness

Schryen, Guido (2007) Anti-spam legislation: An analysis of laws and their effectiveness. Information and Communications Technology Law 16 (1), pp. 17-32.

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More than half of world-wide e-mail traffic – an estimated total of several billion e-mails per day – consists of spam. This is becoming a considerable disturbance to telecommunications. Spam is also closely related to other kinds of cyber crime as it possibly contains malicious software or is pursuing some kind of fraudulent aim, such as phishing. Besides technical and organizational measures, ...


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Item type:Article
Institutions:Business, Economics and Information Systems > Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik > Professur für Wirtschaftsinformatik (Prof. Dr. Guido Schryen)
Dewey Decimal Classification:000 Computer science, information & general works > 000 Generalities, Science
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:No
Item ID:21253
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