$pam, $pam, lovely $pam

Wednesday, 31 March 2004, 12:59 PM EST

Two weeks ago, software developer Tumbleweed Communications announced it was buying privately held Corvigo, which sells a Linux-based anti-spam filter. Shares of Tumbleweed, which already had other anti-spam products, are up nearly 500 percent during the past 12 months.

And last week, private anti-spam software company Brightmail filed to go public. As unwanted e-mail continues to be a huge problem for corporations and consumers, analysts expect both more mergers in the sector and more companies looking to go public.

By Paul R. La Monica at CNN.

[ Read more ]

Related items




Spotlight

Harnessing artificial intelligence to build an army of virtual analysts

PatternEx, a startup that gathered a team of AI researcher from MIT CSAIL as well as security and distributed systems experts, is poised to shake up things in the user and entity behavior analytics market.


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

Tue, Feb 9th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2016 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //