[Oz-ISP] International Internet Sweep Day
Thu, 2 Oct 1997 20:27:01 +1000
But seriously, what action will be taken once the spoils of the sweep
Anyone can look for scams... But what are you going to do with this
other than generate (negative) publicity our industry.. we all know what
TV does with the slightest bit of information relating to suspect
content available .....
Do the ACCC and the 30 other agencies around the world also want to
undertake a sweep to locate all the great stuff available and preach to
consumers what they're missing out on......? I'm sure you'd find a lot
of people who could appear on TV and inform consumers of the delights,
but that woudn't be very TV would it!
just asking the question...
>The below is a message I just recieved. If anyone has any information on
>any "scams", please foward the details to me and I will pass them on.
>>The ACCC will shortly be part of an International Internet Sweep day where
>>we and 30 other agencies around the world will sweep the internet looking
>>I am asking for the AIA's assistance in this project in two ways:
>>That if your members are aware of any of their clients that have been caught
>>out by scams over the internet, that they contact me immediately. We are
>>currently directing extra resources to look at these matters and we are
>>looking for people who could appear on TV and warn other consumers about the
>>2. SUSPECT SITES
>>If your members are concerned about any sites that they pass these
>>complaints on to me.
>>Thank you for your assistance on this matter.
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