Taxonomy and control measures of SPAM and SPIM

Kamini Bajaj*, Josef Pieprzyk

*Corresponding author for this work

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In this age of electronic money transactions, the opportunities for electronic crime expanded at the same rate as ever expanding rise of on-line services. With world becoming a global village, crime over the internet transcends no boundaries, borders or jurisdictions. This paper critically examines the available literature on spam, and the control measures available to control spam. This study is followed by the literature overview related to mobility of devices and how the application of mobile technologies as communication medium has impacted the handling of spam. The conclusion of this literature review with proposed direction of study is summarized.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdvances in Computer Science and Information Technology. Computer Science and Information Technology: Second International Conference, CCSIT 2012, Bangalore, India, January 2-4, 2012.
EditorsNatarajan Meghanathan, Nabendu Chaki
Place of PublicationBerlin; New York
PublisherSpringer, Springer Nature
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)9783642273162
Publication statusPublished - 2012
EventInternational Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology - Bangalore, India, Bangalore
Duration: 2 Jan 20124 Jan 2012

Publication series

NameLecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering
ISSN (Print)18678211


ConferenceInternational Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology

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