UCE (Unsolicited Commercial Email)UCE (Unsolicited Commercial Email)
Emails of a marketing nature sent to recipients who have no business relationship with the sender and have not requested the information or indicated willingness to receive it - otherwise known as "spam".
Email addressEmail address
The unique address at which an individual, group, or company can receive email messages. Consists of a unique user name plus the name of the host server.
Email clientEmail client
A software program that allows users to send, receive, and read email messages.
Email harvestingEmail harvesting
An automated process which uses a robot program to search the Internet for email addresses, collect them and add them to a database, often to be sold to email marketers (the practice is illegal in many states in the US).
Email attachmentEmail attachment
A separate file attached to, and sent along with, an email message.