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Losing the Battle Against Spam

Congress, regulators, and tech gurus all have tried to stamp out those annoying, unsolicited e-mails. So why is your in-box still stuffed with pitches for V1agra, Hot St0x, and Russian mail-order brides?

How much spam is there?A mind-boggling amount. Spammers last year fired off some 183 billion messages a day—that

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