Only 10 per cent of emails are genuine

Wednesday, 13 July 2005, 3:45 AM EST

Just 10 per cent of all email is a genuine message, with the volume of spam email, phishing attacks, trojans and virus-infected email messages rising 600 per cent in the past year.

According to Lycos.co.uk, while junk mail has been on the rise for some time, phishing spam and pharming viruses are growing fast.

By Quentin Reade at WebUser.

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