Spammers bet on a summer of gambling

Thursday, 1 September 2005, 2:14 PM EST

The amount of spam relating to gambling increased by 1,500 per cent in July, according to email security company Clearswift.

The company's monthly spam report showed that gambling was the growth area in July, possibly spurred by the World Poker Series and the flotation of gambling companies on the world's stock exchanges.

By Iain Thomson at vnunet.

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