Trial reveals spammer techniques

LEESBURG, Virginia (AP) -- As one of the world's most prolific spammers, Jeremy Jaynes pumped out at least 10 million e-mails a day with the help of 16 high-speed lines, the kind of Internet capacity a 1,000-employee company would need.

Jaynes' business was remarkably lucrative; prosecutors say he grossed up to $750,000 per month. If you have an e-mail account, chances are Jaynes tried to get your attention, pitching software, pornography and work-at-home schemes.

Source: CNN

Hmmmm.... Is it worth $750,000 a month? Most would say yes. But me? I would say yes.

Comments (1)

bumm:

grossed meanign he earned 750k?

Hmm that means there is really targetable market for spam.. that is now part of the problem.. the people who bit the bait.

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