Feeds

Email: spammers, hoaxers, workers, watchers

By hook or by crook

  • alert
  • submit to reddit

Internet Security Threat Report 2014

Security, What security?
Hotmail punts user email addresses to advertisers
Magnificent breasts' get pulled by content security firm
ITN hacked in email raid
Self-destructing email -- what Bill wants for Xmas

Hoaxers and spoofers

Hotmail hoax email: spam or we kick you off
AOL's Steve Case shafted in penis hoax
Blair hoax email exposes bumlickycrawlies
Euro anonymous email plans are 'unworkable'

Lovely Spam - the campaigners

Anti-spammers turn guns on each other
The European Coalition Against Unsolicited Commercial Email
Online Vote Against Spam - a campaign by c't magazine and politik-digital

Lovely Spam - the stories

Consumer watchdog is anti-spam
Spam filters don't work shock new survey
US bids to ban spam
Consumers' Association in spamfest
Consumer watchdogs fail the spam test
Spam-u-like service sets out Brit stalls
Cisco tells spam victims to reply with abusive emails
How meaningful are Lastminute.com registration numbers?
Junk mail from MS: whose spam is it anyway?

Email as Soap Opera

Email is the British Jerry Springer
I divorce thee, I divorce thee, I divorce thee
Volvo lover faces jail over online blackmail allegations
Man uses spam to sell kidney

Don't try this at work

Dow Chemical sacks 50 over porn emails
Student spams sex email by mistake
Zurich sacks seven for 'disturbing emails'
Smutty emailers sacked at New York Times
Barclays swoops on porn at work staff
You can't get smuttier than a Kwik-Fit Fitter
IT manager fired for lunchtime Web surfing
Five sacked by Rolls Royce for porno emails

Darn software

My email worm is worse than yours
No email thanks to the virus? Here's what to do
Eudora email hole discovered

I love my ISP - but it don't love me

Some like it Hotmail
'Lifelong' email addresses last under three years

River deep, Mountain High

Click here to send an email to your bog-standard phone
Navy sends underwater emails
Web access from the sky ®

Choosing a cloud hosting partner with confidence

More from The Register

next story
Holy vintage vehicles! Earliest known official Batmobile goes on sale
Riddle me this: are you prepared to pay US$180k?
Criticism of Uber's journo-Data Analytics plan is an Attack on DIGITAL FREEDOM
First they came for Emil – and I'm damn well SPEAKING OUT
'Open source just means big companies can steal your code.' O RLY?
Plus: Flame of the Week returns, for one night only!
'It is comforting to know where your data centres are.' UK.GOV does NOT
Plus: Anons are 'wannabes', KKK says, before being pwned
NEWSFLASH: It's time to ditch dullard Facebook chums
Everything hot in tech, courtesy of avian anchor Regina Eggbert
Hey, you, PHONE-FACE! Kickstarter in-car mobe mount will EMBED your phone into your MUG
Stick it on the steering wheel and wait for the airbag to fire
Bible THUMP: Good Book beats Darwin to most influential tome title
Folio Society crowns fittest of surviving volumes
U wot? Silicon Roundabout set to become Silicon U-BEND
Crap-spouting London upstarts to get permanent road closure
prev story

Whitepapers

Why cloud backup?
Combining the latest advancements in disk-based backup with secure, integrated, cloud technologies offer organizations fast and assured recovery of their critical enterprise data.
Forging a new future with identity relationship management
Learn about ForgeRock's next generation IRM platform and how it is designed to empower CEOS's and enterprises to engage with consumers.
How to determine if cloud backup is right for your servers
Two key factors, technical feasibility and TCO economics, that backup and IT operations managers should consider when assessing cloud backup.
Reg Reader Research: SaaS based Email and Office Productivity Tools
Read this Reg reader report which provides advice and guidance for SMBs towards the use of SaaS based email and Office productivity tools.
Getting ahead of the compliance curve
Learn about new services that make it easy to discover and manage certificates across the enterprise and how to get ahead of the compliance curve.