Down Side of Digital Communication

Spam

Spam:

What exactly is spam?

Spam is Unsolicited email/ messages.


Spam Costs:

Spam can charge your phone account when used through text messaging.


Spam Minimization:

Set a spam filter either on your phone, or on your e-mail.

DO NOT REPLY! Replying only makes you a target.

Have a one-use E-Mail address.


Overall spam is the gateway entrance to more unsolicited mail from companies who will sell your email, costly to your phone company if through text messaging, and a gateway to malware and fraud.


What does spam look like?