Sep 4, 2006

Think you can tell if a site will spam your inbox?

I found out about this McAfee Spam Quiz from Mark Brownlow’s blog.

McAfee signed up for different websites around the Internet. Some of them spammed them like crazy. Some of them didn’t. See if you can avoid the scammy/spammy websites here.

Sigh, I thought I’d kick butt on this, but I got a 5 out of 8. Here’s what they told me: "Not bad. You avoided some sites that would have shared your e-mail
address with third parties. But you chose others that would have
resulted in your inbox being filled with approximately 800 spammy
e-mails per week.