Rejection of Unauthorized Collection of Email

Please note that we do not allow e-mail addresses posted on this website to be collected without permission by using e-mail collecting programs or other technical devices, and the violation of this will be punishable by the Information and Communications Network Act. Any person who collects, sells, or distributes e-mails, without permission, by means of technical devices, shall be sentenced to imprisonment of not more than 1 year or be fined less than 10 million won under Article 50-2, Article 74 of the 「Act on Promotion of Information Network Usage and Information Protection」.

「Act on Promotion of Information Network Usage and Information Protection」
- Article 50-2 (Prohibition of Unauthorized Collection of e-mail Addresses)

  • 1.No person shall collect e-mail addresses using any program or other technical devices that automatically collect e-mail addresses from the Internet website without the prior consent of the Internet website operator or administrator.
  • 2.No person shall sell or distribute e-mail addresses collected in violation of paragraph 1.
  • 3.Anyone who knows that the e-mail address is prohibited from collection, sale, and distribution in accordance with paragraphs 1 and 2 shall not use it for the transmission of information.
    [Full text amended on 2008.6.13.]