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Yahoo awarded $610 million in spam case

angry tapir (1463043) writes | more than 2 years ago

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angry tapir writes "Yahoo has won a lawsuit against spammers, a legal victory that also includes a default judgment of US$610 million. In the lawsuit, filed in May 2008, Yahoo targeted a variety of individuals and companies, accusing them of trying to scam people via a spam campaign that falsely informed email recipients that they had won prizes in a non-existent Yahoo-sponsored lottery."
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