FTC: Open servers make schools unwary

June 10, 2003

The May 15 initiative—launched in conjunction with 17 different law en advertisement
forcement and consumer protection agencies—calls on businesses and other institutions, including schools, to fortify their networks against such infiltrations by closing off “open relays”—technological loopholes that let third-party internet scam artists route spam across their servers, thereby disguising the messages’ true origin.

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