Junk E Mail: Garbage In And In And In

An explosion of junk E-mail threatens to overwhelm the Net

When CompuServe Inc. subscribers found their electronic mailboxes stuffed with ads last fall, the online service warned the sender--Philadelphia-based Cyber Promotions Inc.--to stop or face a lawsuit. The parties disagree on what happened next, but the junk E-mail is still coming. And Cyber Promotions President Sanford Wallace isn't a bit apologetic: "You're doing something the whole Internet world is telling you not to do, but we've been doing it quite successfully."

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