Fighting Spam, Educating Members on Best Practices, Law, and industry Developments to Fight Spam and Protect Email and a Viable and Essential Communications Tool

Formed in November 2002, the ESPC's membership is comprised of many of the largest and most innovative technology providers in the email industry, including Email Service Providers (ESPs), Mail Transfer Agents, application and solution developers, and deliverability solutions providers. 

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Recent Happenings

Illinois passes significant revision to state data breach notification law

Illinois passes IL SB 1833, significantly revising state data breach notification law. 

Summary is attached.

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M3AAWG's Operation Safety-Net helps business and government leaders understand global online security best practices

June 9 M3AAWG press release, announcing availability of Operation Safety-Net.

Copy of release attached.

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AOL "CON:B1" errors explained

We learned today that AOL updated its spam rules earlier today, and as a result a number of our members’ customers were seeing “CON:B1” errors.  Members say that AOL has tacitly acknowledged that the update may have been overaggressive, and that it is in the process of putting a fix in to mitigate the large volume of resulting bounces.

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Ashley Madison hacked, 37 users' data could be exposed

Adult "dating" site has been hacked and the hackers are threatening to release the data files, including names and other personal details, of all 37 million users.

See article here.

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