Are you serious about fighting spam?

Did you know it is really easy to fight spam? The Government of Canada offers an Anti-Spam site ( where you can report Spam messages you receive. Rather than just blocking the offenders, you can get the process started to make sure they are reprimanded, or prosecuted, for any violation … Read More

CRTC serves its first-ever warrant under CASL in botnet takedown

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced Dec 3rd that it had served its first-ever warrant under Canada’s anti-spam law (CASL) to take down a command-and-control server located in Toronto, Ontario as part of a coordinated international effort. Law enforcement agencies from around the globe have disrupted one of … Read More

Soon you can sue the spammer but for now Rogers pays $200,000 fine.

Canadians will be able to file lawsuits against businesses for breaking the anti-spam laws once a transition period ends on July 1, 2017, according to the CRTC. This week Rogers has been fined $200,000 for failing to have properly working unsubscribe functions in place, when you asked to be unsubscribed … Read More