How to escape from junk mail hell

Spam is the scourge of the 21st century, but there are steps you can take to reduce the junk you receive, writes Nicole Manktelow.

Fighting spam is serious business. Gone are the days when emails for weight loss or hot babes were merely a nuisance. Spam has reached staggering volumes and the increasingly malicious nature of these messages pose a serious security risk.

While in the past spammers relied entirely on sheer volume to achieve their aims, finding a victim is not just a numbers game anymore. There are filters and other anti-spam measures to overcome, prompting spammers to become more sophisticated. How to escape from junk mail hell - Security - Technology -

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