CAN-SPAM not seen to be effective

Tuesday, 28 December 2004, 12:53 AM EST

A year after the U.S. Congress passed the first federal antispam law, observers see no evidence that it has cut the amount of unwanted commercial e-mail arriving in U.S. residents' inboxes.

Most vendors of antispam products have charted an increase in the amount of spam since the Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing (CAN-SPAM) Act went into effect on Jan. 1.

By Grant Gross at Info World.

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