Man arrested in AOL email scam

    Date06 Jun 2000
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    A man hijacked the computer system of a New York state company to send millions of emails to America Online customers about pornographic Web sites or get-rich-quick schemes, the district attorney said today. The "spam" messages were disguised to . . . A man hijacked the computer system of a New York state company to send millions of emails to America Online customers about pornographic Web sites or get-rich-quick schemes, the district attorney said today. The "spam" messages were disguised to look as if they had been sent from IBM.net, IBM's Internet provider, said District Attorney Jeanine Pirro.
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