Mon, Feb 11 2008 18:01
Spammers are winning--and it's not even close
If you spend an inordinate amount of time deleting the spam messages from your in-box, you are not alone.
According to the Web site trustedsource.org,
there were a total of 154.3 billion mail messages sent around the world
Sunday and 117.4 billion of them were spam. For those of you without a
calculator, this means that 76 percent of those e-mail messages were
spam. That's slightly below Symantec's recent monthly spam report,
which claimed that on average 78.5 percent of e-mail messages are spam.
Maybe Sunday was a slow day.
Full story at news.com
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