Major Spam Network Fined Over $15 Million

A U.S. district court judge has ordered the largest “spam gang” in the
world to pay nearly $15.2 million for sending unsolicited e-mail
messages marketing male-enhancement pills, prescription drugs, and
weight-loss supplements, according to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. Read the full article. [InfoWorld]

Spammer Gets Over 4-Year Sentence

Alan M. Ralsky, the “Godfather of Spam,” was sentenced to 51 months in prison for long term involvement in pump and dump schemes. Read the full article. [Washington Post]

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