Viruses at all-time low, spam at all-time high

Friday, 2 June 2006, 12:25 AM EST

May witnessed an all-time low for virus-laden emails and a record high for spam, according to figures released by security services firm BlackSpider Technologies.

The number of emails containing a malicious program made up fewer than one per cent of all emails seen by BlackSpider, while junk emails represented 87.74 per cent.

At PCW.

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