For more information on spamming, read the Spam FAQ ( gandalf/spamfaq.html) or try a tool for tracking down spammers ( au/gspam.html). The site at felbel/jnkmail. html explains how to get rid of junk mail, while is one ex-AOL member's anti-spamming page.

The Internet Spam Control Center ( nospam/) and No Junk E-Mail (http://www.directnet. com/ spiegel/) claim to help stop unwanted e-mail, as can the Direct Electronic Mail Marketing Association ( demma/dema.html), which also allows you opt in to mailing schemes.

Netizens Against Gratuitous Spamming ( includes case studies of spams. For revenge try

To see just how much information commercial sites can gather about you visit the Center For Democracy & Technology Web site (http://www.13x. com/cgi-bin/cdt/

The Electronic Privacy Information Center ( shows how to make your communications more privaten