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Subject:Re: porn ads From:"Tony G. Rocco" <trocco -at- NAVIS -dot- COM> Date:Mon, 13 Oct 1997 10:09:28 -0800
Ditto for me, Rebecca. I get inundated with the same stuff at work and I
NEVER surf adult web sites or post to newsgroups at work. I downloaded an
app called Spam Blaster from Goo Software, but it doesn't work properly.
I'd like to know how this happens and what to do about also.
At 8:57 AM -0800 10/13/97, Rebecca Carr wrote:
>I have a serious question.
>Does anyone know who I can complain to regarding pornographic picture
>advertisements coming to me on my email? It has happened several times
>and I am getting really mad about it. I also am getting alot of JUNK
>ads (on how to make a million in a week, chain letters, etc), but
>I wonder is there is any agency monitoring this and investigating the
>senders? The latest mail says that if I scroll down the message, I am
>automatically signing on and attesting to my legal age. I called the
>attorney general's office and someone is calling me back. I reported
>them to my system administrators. Here at work, I mostly get laughs
>but it's not funny to me. Usually, when I try to send a message back
>telling them to stop sending me stuff, I get a message that the address
>does not exist, or someone answers denying they know anything about it.
>By, the way, this is AT WORK, not at home...so while it's slightly
>related to this list, I'll understand if you reply to me off list.
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