Having interviewed the CEO of Blue Security, Wired is reporting that the anti-spam initiative is shutting up shop in the face of an onslaught of spam and Denial of Service attacks affecting Blue Security's clients and Internet Service Providers as well as the company itself. Although this brings the David and Goliath battle to a sad end, the war against spammers continues. Further concerted action by ISPs and legislative action seems likely. Meanwhile, the spam filtering industry is doing a roaring trade.
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