Kiwis nail a Mr Big of the spam world

A New Zealand man living in Australia has agreed to pay fines totalling $92,715 after admitting his role in an international spam email operation said to be responsible for sending out billions of unsolicited emails in recent years.Lance Atkinson, 26, of Pelican Waters in Queensland, is also facing charges in the US where a court has frozen his assets at the request of the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC), which also succeeded in having the spam network shut down.
http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2008/12/22/1229794316883.html
http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2008/12/22/1229794316883.html

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