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Symantec says October spam levels plummet 
By Tom Brewster | Oct 8, 2010 | Comment Now 
Canadian pharmacy affiliate closure takes effect.
 
Durex leak reveals customer details 
By Dan Raywood | Apr 1, 2010 | Comment Now 
Condom vendor exposes customers.
 
Twitter slashes spam levels to one per cent 
By Rosalie Marshall | Mar 25, 2010 | Comment Now 
Firm says it's winning the war on dodgy tweets.
 
Grum and Rustock botnets drive spam to new levels 
By Shaun Nichols | Mar 2, 2010 | Comment Now 
Overall junk email levels rose five per cent in February.
 
Malware levels remain steady in 2009 
By Shaun Nichols | Feb 25, 2010 | Comment Now 
Number of new threats virtually the same as in 2008, says Kaspersky report.
 
McAfee warns: No repeat of McColo shutdown 
By Phil Muncaster | Dec 15, 2009 | Comment Now 
Botnet herders have learned their lesson.
 
Stronger botnets and increased spam detections in 2009 
By Dan Raywood | Dec 9, 2009 | Comment Now 
Cybercriminals learn lessons from McColo shutdown.
 
One year later, McColo bust does little to slow spam 
By Shaun Nichols | Nov 13, 2009 | Comment Now 
Junk mail levels higher than ever.
 
Spam volume reaches all-time high: McAfee 
By Angela Moscaritolo | Nov 4, 2009 | Comment Now 
Accounts for 92 percent of all emails.
 
Botnet activity drops as spam remains high but steady 
By Dan Raywood | Aug 28, 2009 | Comment Now 
Real Host shutdown impacted Cutwail botnet.
 
PC infections rising as botnets try to reseed 
By Iain Thomson | Jun 12, 2009 | Comment Now 
McAfee is reporting that it has seen a sharp rise in the number of PC infection and malware variants as botnet operators try to rebuild their networks after the McColo shutdown.
 
Spam server shutdown has little effect 
By Iain Thomson | Jun 8, 2009 | Comment Now 
The shutdown of the Pricewert internet service provider (ISP) looks unlikely to have the same crushing effect of spam as theMcColo closure last year.
 
Botnet ranks continue to swell 
By Shaun Nichols | May 5, 2009 | Comment Now 
The number of computers being infected for use in botnets has soared in recent months, according to McAfee.
 
Spam levels continue to surge 
By Shaun Nichols | Apr 30, 2009 | Comment Now 
The level of spam flooding inboxes is at its highest level in more than a year, according to researchers.
 
Spam levels soar as Easter approaches 
By Phil Muncaster | Apr 7, 2009 | Comment Now 
Spam levels rose by a third last month to reach nearly 85 per cent of all email traffic, the highest since the McColo shutdown last year, according to the Threat Forecast and ...
 
Spam back up to pre-McColo levels 
By Angela Moscsaritolo | Apr 1, 2009 | Comment Now 
Four months after the highly publicised takedown of the McColo web-hosting company, in which worldwide spam levels dropped by around 70 percent, the prevalence of junk mail has ...
 
Google reporting spam recovering from McColo 
By Iain Thomson | Jan 28, 2009 | Comment Now 
Google is reporting that data from its Postini subsidiary shows annual spam levels are rebounding from the shutdown of McColo.
 
Google reporting spam recovering from McColo 
By Iain Thomson | Jan 27, 2009 | Comment Now 
Google is reporting that data from its Postini subsidiary shows annual spam levels are rebounding from the shutdown of McColo.
 
Spammers still reeling from McColo bust 
By Shaun Nichols | Jan 13, 2009 | Comment Now 
Nearly two months after the bust of hosting firm McColo, spam numbers are still down.
 
Spam to hit record levels in 2009 
By Phil Muncaster | Dec 18, 2008 | Comment Now 
IT security firm Barracuda Networks is predicting that spam volumes will rise to more than 95 per cent of all email in 2009, despite a crackdown on several major spam outfits ...
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