Tue, 03 Feb 2004 11:58:34 GMT

FTC and International Agencies Announce ãOperation Secure Your Serverä.

The United States Federal Trade Commission and 36 additional agencies in 26 countries have announced ãOperation Secure Your Server,ä an international effort to reduce the flow of unsolicited commercial e-mail by urging organizations to close ãopen relaysä and ãopen proxies.ä[see FTC Press Release]

The ITU Strategy and Policy Unit will soon be organising a workshop on Spam. Further information will become available at: http://www.itu.int/ni

[ITU Strategy and Policy Unit


great idea, it probably won't make any significant difference, because if the money flows, spammers will find a way. you have to start by making spam unprofitable.