Home › Forums › General Discussion › Fight the Spammers! This topic has 2 replies, 2 voices, and was last updated 19 years ago by Anonymous. Viewing 2 reply threads Author Posts November 29, 2004 at 4:21 pm #3617 AnonymousInactive Net users are getting the chance to fight back against spam websites Internet portal Lycos has made a screensaver that endlessly requests data from sites that sell the goods and services mentioned in spam e-mail. Lycos hopes will it make the monthly bandwidth bills of spammers soar by keeping their servers running flat out. [/quote:7696002f55] full story :D makelovenotspam.com November 29, 2004 at 7:34 pm #16164 AnonymousInactive December 3, 2004 at 11:44 am #16249 AnonymousInactive u made a good point there, because: A plan to bump up the bandwidth bills of spammers seems to be getting out of control…………Finnish anti-virus firm F-Secure advised against using the screensaver in case of legal problems. Currently laws in many countries do not explicitly outlaw DDoS attacks but many nations are re-drafting computer use laws to make them specific offences. …..[/quote:e7bcd14965] Full Story Author Posts Viewing 2 reply threads The forum ‘General Discussion’ is closed to new topics and replies.