Microsoft Hurting or Helping Spammers?

By Deane Barker on July 23, 2003

Microsoft Efforts Don’t Slice Spam: News from PC Magazine: Microsoft is embarking on an ambitious anti-spam campaign, but many are accusing Redmond itself of making the problem worse:

“…Microsoft itself is taking heat for assisting the targets of its actions. Apparently much unsolicited e-mail comes from the company’s own services including Hotmail, and critics charge that junk mailers have exploited Microsoft’s WebDAV tool.”