Neil Schwartzman

Neil Schwartzman

Executive Director, The Coalition Against unsolicited Commercial Email - CAUCE
Joined on September 15, 2003 – Canada
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Neil Schwartzman is the Executive Director of the Coalition Against unsolicited Commercial Email (CAUCE). He was active with many anti-abuse organizations, like,, but is gradually giving it up to do some other cool creative things.

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GDPR PII Time-Bomb? Kill it With Fire!

ICANN Cannot Expect the DPAs to Re-Design WHOIS, but Asking for a Reprieve Makes Sense

The Criminals Behind WannaCry

Patching is Hard

The Criminals Behind WannaCry

Loudmouths Wanted for ICANN WHOIS Replacement Work

Vehicle Manufacturers Tell Govt to Stay Off Regulating "Internet of Cars"

Dear Industry Canada, Is Now a Good Time to Replace CIRA?

Net Neutrality? Give Me a Break

The Spamhaus Distributed Denial of Service - How Big a Deal Was It?

Antispam Law Draws Backlash

Verisign Seeks Authority to Shutdown Websites Without Court Order

Spam Continues to Drop

Does ICANN Need to Evolve Its Code of Conduct?

Is Cybersecurity a Priority? You Wouldn't Know It If You Go by Top Level Defections

A Closer Look at Apple and Location-Tracking

ESP Compromises and Their Lack of Security

Mooning the Porn Stars

No False-Starts, Do-Overs, or Mulligans for Email

Blacklist Operations and Practices: Excerpts from an ASRG Draft

At the ARIN Meeting

Is Amazon Playing Chicken With Mailbox Providers?

Precrime Regulation of Internet Innovation

Cyberwar vs No Cyberwar

At the ARIN Meeting

ClamAV and the Case of the Missing Mail

Cyber-Spin: How the Internet Gets Framed as Dangerous

Domain Registrars & Registries: Don't Say You Weren't Warned

North Dakota Judge Gets it Wrong

Commentary on the FTC Spam Summit

Fight Spam With the DNS, Not the CIA

Topic Interests

CyberattackDNSSpamCybersecurityPolicy & RegulationCybercrimeMalwareICANNIP AddressingEmailInternet GovernancePrivacyLawAccess ProvidersRegistry ServicesMobile InternetDomain NamesDDoS AttackDomain ManagementNew TLDsTelecomData CenterDNS SecurityNetworksNet NeutralityRegional RegistriesWhoisCoronavirusIPv6Internet ProtocolCloud ComputingWirelessWeb

Recent Blogs

Measuring Abuse: How Much COVID-Related Abuse Is There, Really?

RIP Don Blumenthal

A Trebuchet Defence in the Age of the Augmented Reality Cyberwarrior

GDPR PII Time-Bomb? Kill it With Fire!

WHOIS: How Could I Have Been So Blind?

Popular Posts

Trench Warfare in the Age of The Laser-Guided Missile

Canada's Anti-spam Bill C-28 is the Law of the Land

Kidnapping, Theft and Rape Are Not "Cyber" Crimes

Sorry, Not Sorry: WHOIS Data Must Remain Public

ClamAV and the Case of the Missing Mail