Meet "Spammer-X," author of the new book Inside the Spam Cartel (Syngress Publishing). He's 22 years old, lives in a city apartment with his girlfriend. He likes music, running and computers. He is also a reformed spammer.
Yes, in his spare time, this anonymous ex-spammer used to send 10 to 20 million unsolicited e-mails a week. In fact, there's a strong likelihood that you have received at least one spam e-mail from him.
"New tactics for sending spam are becoming so successful that it is almost impossible to stop well written spam from being delivered," says Spammer-X. "You may think you are one step ahead, with aggressive spam filters and strict ACLs. The truth, however, is that if a spammer wants to abuse your network, he will."
At the SearchExchange.com on-demand webcast, Inside the secret world of spammers, Spammer-X takes you inside the life of a spammer and shows real-world examples and techniques used to send spam, including how e-mail addresses are obtained and how spammers get by your content filters.
In his presentation, Spammer-X talks about:
Don't miss this chance to get a peek inside the secret world of spammers with Spammer-X!
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