Brits caught in spam wars cross fire

Friday, 1 December 2006, 2:27 PM EST

Cyber criminals are using British PCs to flood the world with spam, according to new figures.

Up to nine out of 10 emails is spam and the volume has tripled since June, says email monitoring firm Postini which discovered seven billion spam messages worldwide in November, up from 2.5 billion in June.

At vnunet.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

New Zeus variant targets users of 150 banks

Posted on 19 December 2014.  |  A new variant of the infamous Zeus banking and information-stealing Trojan has been created to target the users of over 150 different banks and 20 payment systems in 15 countries, including the UK, the US, Russia, Spain and Japan.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Mon, Dec 22nd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //