MIT spam conference focuses on phishing

Thursday, 30 March 2006, 2:44 PM EST

At the fourth annual MIT Spam Conference held in Boston Tuesday, speakers said that while the volume of spam ebbs and flows, the nature of unwanted e-mail is steadily becoming more dangerous.

"The spam problem will get worse, and the reason is phishing," says Bill Yerazunis, senior research scientist with Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, and chairman of the conference.

At Computerworld.

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