Milloin CAN-SPAM kehittyy sähköpostin ohi?

FTC on sulkenut melkoisen määrän roskapostittajia viime aikoina. Roskaposti on edelleen valtava ongelma, saan satoja viestejä päivässä. Voisin suodattaa sähköpostit (käytin aiemmin MailWasheria), mutta luopuin. On muitakin vaihtoehtoja - SPAM-palvelun käyttö, joka edellyttää, että jokaisella henkilöllä on valtuudet lähettää minulle sähköpostia, mutta haluan olla käytettävissä.

Now the problem spreads. I get Comment and Trackback Spam on my blog. Every day, I login and there are 5 to 10 messages that Akismet hasn’t caught. No fault of theirs – their service has caught over 4,000 comments SPAMs on my blog.

When will the FTC get involved with other types of SPAM aside from email? I think a great comparison is this… I buy a store on a great street with lots of traffic. As soon as I move in and the SPAM shop down the street finds me, they want to get some of my customers. So – they stick up posters on my store’s window advertising their store. They don’t ask me permission – they just do it.

It’s like someone hanging a poster on my storefront advertising his store. Why isn’t that illegal?

In the real world, I’d be able to stop this. I could ask the person to stop, get the police to ask them to stop, or ultimately I could sue them or press charges. However, on the Internet, I can’t do that. I know the address of the SPAMMER… I know his domain (Where he lives). How come I can’t shut him down? It seems to me that we should be afforded the same criminal and civil actions that we are provided had my storefront (blog) been a real street address.

It’s time to expand the legislation and put some technology behind these laws. I think SPAMMER IP’s should be blocked on an ongoing basis from name servers throughout the world. If people could not get to them, they would stop.

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