Patent Number: 8,219,627

Title: System for policing junk e-mail messages

Abstract: A system for policing an unsolicited e-mail communication. The system has a plurality of clients, each coupled together using a wide area network of computers, such as the Internet or an interne. Each of the clients is adapted to send an indication of an unsolicited e-mail message through an e-mail device for a display. The system also has a policing server coupled to each of the plurality of clients through the wide area network of computers. The policing server is adapted to receive the indication from at least one of the clients. The e-mail device comprises a SPAM icon on the display. The SPAM icon is adapted to send the indication from the client to the policing server.

Inventors: Pang; Stephen Y. F. (Menlo Park, CA)

Assignee: Fortune Communications, L.L.C.

International Classification: G06F 15/16 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2020-07-10 0:00:00