A visual history of spam and virus emails

Monday, 20 September 2004, 1:12 PM EST

Raymond chen, a Microsoft employee has kept every single piece of spam since mid-1997. The results were then put into a graph to show a visual representation of spam and viruses received for the last 6 years.

The chart only shows the mail which made it past the corporate spam filter although. There is a fair amount of spam as the filters need to make sure no genuine business mail is classed as spam.˛

By Chris Hunter at Spamfo.

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