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How to Stop 'Messenger Service' Spam in Windows
Technofile article about the new type of spam.
Spamming Using the Windows Messenger Service
The CIAC outlines a spam that is active on most Windows platforms.
Stop Messenger Spam
Offers downloadable software to eliminate messenger spam in Windows, as well as instructions on disabling it manually.
TechTV: Spam Takes New Form
Describes the direct IP advertising spamming technique and how you can stop it for free.
Windows Messenger is New Spam Vector
The Register article about the messenger scam involving DirectAdvertiser.
Wired News: Spam Masquerades as Admin Alerts
About the ads that hit Windows systems through backdoor networking ports.
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