is a resource center that is devoted to educating e-mail and internet users about spam and the misuse of the internet.

Created and maintained as a combined volunteer effort of respected members of the IT community, the information found on this site may be considered as authoritative.

In the same tradition as open-source software, content on is the result of the cooperation of all its contributors. Consequently, this site is constantly kept up-to-date, and its articles cannot by definition be biased towards the views of only one individual. Nonetheless, in the event that you spot information that you feel is inaccurate or biased, please feel free to notify the administrator.

To assure the authority of the information provided in the SpamWiki and other annexed resources of, contribution from the general public has not been enabled. We have therefore created this space for you, as a place for discussion, as a space for you to post your own comments, and a way for you to bring errors or omissions to our attention.

Spam Protection

Email Spam

Common Web Spam

There are many types of spam on the internet and we have done our best to cover as many as possible on this website in the Wiki section, however here are a few additional resources to protect you on the internet:


Pharmacy websites are an essential area to ensure safety, the resources below provide great information about how to stay safe online:


Online casinos are another source of spam and scams, the resources below provide information and lists of reputable online casinos in different languages:

Other Resources