Spammers change distribution tactics

Thursday, 23 February 2006, 8:40 AM EST

Internet criminals are changing the methods they use to send spam to businesses to remain undetected for longer, IT security experts have warned.

According to research by UK security firm BlackSpider Technologies, spammers are developing stealth distribution tactics to bombard businesses with email advertising, and are using computer viruses to build vast networks of compromised machines to do their work.

At vnunet.

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