Rejection of E-mail Collection

"Please note that the Centre does not permit the unauthorized collection of email addresses posted on our website by anyone through e-mail collection programs or other technical devices without proper approval. Those who violate this provision will be subject to criminal punishment under the Act on Information Communications Network."
  [Posted on March 3, 2008]
  • Related Act

    Anyone who collects, sells, and circulates e-mail addresses using technical devices without prior approval will be fined up to 10 million won in accordance with the Article 50-2 of the Act on Promotion of Information and Communications Network Utilization and Data Protection.
    • Nobody shall collect e-mail addresses by using automatic programs extracting e-mail addresses from Internet websites and other technological devices without prior consent of their system operators or administrators.
    • Nobody shall sell or circulate the e-mail addresses collected in violation of Paragraph (1).
    • Nobody shall use e-mail addresses while knowing such e-mail addresses are prohibited from collecting, selling and circulating pursuant to Paragraphs (1) and (2).