Unsolicited e-mails or messages

Cost, Time, Content

Cost: Cost is the use of bandwidth; SMS charges. 2009 = 97%, 2013 = 60%

Time: Times is how much time you have to spend every day sorting through your spams in your email or text messages

Content: Common way malware spreads; Used for fraud

There are ways to prevent this!

First way to prevent spams is to just ignore them. When you see them just delete them right away. Spam filters are also are really good way to make sure you dont get spams. Having a junk email that doesn't have anything important in it is also a good way to make sure that no viruses get into your information.