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FTC Assesses Reward System for Catching Spammers

FTC, NIST to Host E-mail Authentication Summit

Keep Your Email Address Unlisted: There Is No "National Do Not Email Registry"

How Not to Get Hooked by a ‘Phishing’ Scam

National Do Not Email Registry: A Report to Congress

The CAN-SPAM Act: Requirements for Commercial Emailers


The CAN-SPAM Act: Requirements for Commercial Emailers  [PDF version]

Securing Your Server

Operation Secure Your Server
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Securing Your Server — Shut the Door on Spam  [PDF version]

Honoring Unsubscribe Claims

"Remove Me" Responses and Responsibilities: Email Marketers Must Honor "Unsubscribe" Claims  [PDF version]
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