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July sees spam continuing to dominate emails 
By Dan Raywood | Aug 12, 2009 | Comment Now 
Threat reports for July show that spam continues to be sent at a high level with image spam and phishing still in high figures.
 
ImageShack hit by hacking group 
By Dan Raywood | Jul 14, 2009 | Comment Now 
The image-hosting site ImageShack was compromised over the weekend.
 
Google sees new spam players on the horizon 
 
HP StorageWorks gets Citrix StorageLink support 
By Daniel Robinson | Jul 1, 2009 | Comment Now 
Reduce the cost of managing HP storage kit.
 
Image spam levels reach 19-month high 
By Dan Raywood | May 6, 2009 | Comment Now 
Levels of image spam have reached a 19-month high that is getting harder to detect.
 
IWF backs down on Wikipedia censorship 
By Iain Thomson | Dec 10, 2008 | Comment Now 
The Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) has lifted its ban on Wikipedia, which slowed access to the site to a crawl in the UK.
 
Heavyweights team up on photo data standard 
By Shaun Nichols | Sep 27, 2008 | Comment Now 
Some of the largest names in photography hardware and software are teaming up on a new project to create a standard image metadata system.
 
Researchers isolate 'shared elements' to speed 3D map rendering 
Aug 12, 2008 | Comment Now 
Researchers have discovered a novel way to render maps and complex 3D images on consumer devices by processing shared elements in the images only once.
 
Nasa opens up space image library 
By Clement James | Jul 28, 2008 | Comment Now 
Nasa is to make its huge collection of historic photographs, film and video available to the public for the first time.
 
Boffins zoom in on digital image search 
By Robert Jaques | Oct 17, 2007 | Comment Now 
Searching for digital photographs is set to become easier thanks to smart software developed by researchers at Penn State University..
 
Google forced to push image in China 
By Simon Burns | Sep 24, 2007 | Comment Now 
Google is planning a huge marketing push in China, according to Google China president Lee Kai-fu.
 
Symantec says spam attachments up, image spam down 
By Frank Washkuch | Aug 9, 2007 | Comment Now 
Traditional image spam is again on the decrease, but attachment spam - containing images as part of Microsoft Office files - is on the upswing, according to Symantec's "State ...
 
MessageLabs: 20 percent of image spam uses PDFs 
By Frank Washkuch | Aug 3, 2007 | Comment Now 
One of five image spam emails captured during July contained a scam PDF document, according to research released this week by messaging security vendor MessageLabs.
 
Image spam drops again, but researchers see more PDF stock spam 
By Frank Washkuch | Jul 10, 2007 | Comment Now 
Levels of image spam dropped again in June, but researchers also saw increased use of PDF spam.
 
Image spammers change tactics 
By Frank Washkuch | Jun 18, 2007 | Comment Now 
Although numerous security vendors have testified to a decrease in image spam in recent months, that hasn't stopped spammers from tweaking their methodologies.
 
Image spammers use non-registration websites to their advantage 
By Frank Washkuch | Jun 5, 2007 | Comment Now 
Levels of image spam held steady last month at 15 to 20 per cent of all junk mail, but phishing emails were at their highest levels this year, according to just-released ...
 
The end of image spam 
By Negar Salek | May 29, 2007 | Comment Now 
Image spam numbers hit lowest recorded levels in 10 months, according to security experts.
 
Image spam: In the picture 
Spammers are finding new ways to bypass filters, but that doesn't mean you have to let them bombard your inbox. Rob Buckley reports
 
Image spam hooks with hookers 
By Robert Jaques | May 9, 2007 | Comment Now 
Yet more reasons not to open email from unknown sources.
 
Image spam levels fluctuating, say vendors 
By Frank Washkuch | May 8, 2007 | Comment Now 
The most recent monthly spam report from Symantec saw a decrease in image spam — a technique using embedded images to bypass phishing filters — that had been growing in ...
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