〈 Act on the promotion of information and communication network use and protection of information 〉
Article 50 (2) (Prohibition of Unauthorized Collection of E-mail Addresses)
- No one shall collect e-mail addresses using programs or other technical devices that automatically collect e-mail addresses from the Internet homepage without the prior consent of the operator or administrator of the Internet home page.
Article 74 (Penalty) Any person falling under any of the following subparagraphs shall be subject to a fine of not more than ten million won.
A person who displays for the purpose of display and sales or selling in violation of the provisions of Article 8 (4)
A person who distributes, sells, leases or exhibits obscene signs, words, sounds, images, or videos in violation of the provisions of Article 44-7 (1) 1.
A person who repeatedly sends the other party signs, words, sounds, images, or videos that cause fear or anxiety in violation of Article 44-7 (1) 3
A person who has taken technical measures in violation of Article 50 (6)
A person who transmitted advertising information in violation of the provisions of Article 50 (8) and a person who uses e-mail addresses for collecting, selling, distributing or transmitting information in violation of Article 50 (2)
A person who transmitted advertising information in violation of Article 50 (8)
A person who has failed to register registration matters or report transfer, take over, merger or inheritance of a business in violation of Article 53 (4)
- No one shall sell or distribute e-mail addresses collected in violation of Paragraph (1).
- No one shall use the e-mail address for which the collection, sale and distribution are prohibited under the provisions of paragraphs 1 and 2 for the information transmission