Spammers try some ad-ons

Monday, 4 June 2007, 5:55 PM EST

Spammers have backed away, at least temporarily, from exploiting images to circumvent email filters following a massive spike earlier this year in use of the strategy of embedding text in picture files.

However, internet security firm Marshal also reports that spammers are becoming increasingly capable in the use of pictures and are now trying to emulate advertising campaigns.

At Australian IT.

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