Porn spam on the rise again

Tuesday, 28 June 2005, 2:55 AM EST

The volume of pornographic spam almost trebled during May, according to newly published research.

Security vendor Clearswift reported in its monthly email analysis that spam relating to pornography rose from 5.6 per cent to over 14 per cent of total spam sent in May. Healthcare spam remains the dominant form at 44 per cent.

By Iain Thomson at vnunet.

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