Nov 13 2012
The percentage of spam in total mail traffic was down by 2.8 percentage points in the third quarter, coming in at 71.5%.
Aug 15 2012
In Q2 of 2012, the share of spam in mail traffic was down 2.3 percentage points compared to the previous quarter, averaging 74.3%. Asia and Latin America remain the most prominent sources of spam.
May 15 2012
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Aug 18 2011
In Q2 of 2011, the share of spam in mail traffic continued to grow, averaging 82.5%.
May 10 2011
The amount of spam detected in mail traffic in the first quarter of 2011 averaged 78.6%.
Nov 10 2010
The third quarter of 2010 started off with several favorable events for the anti-spam industry. In August, the security intelligence firm, LastLine, worked with a task force to shut down over 20 control centers used by the Pushdo / Cutwail botnet...
Jul 27 2010
The percentage of spam in mail traffic during the second quarter of 2010 came to 84.4%, a reduction of 0.8 percentage points on the previous quarter. The highest levels of spam were recorded on 18 April and 9 May at 89.8%, while the low for the quarter was 79.2% on 20 April
May 12 2010
In the first quarter of 2010, the percentage of spam in email traffic averaged 85.2%. This figure coincides with the final result for 2009.
Nov 23 2009
In the third quarter of 2009, the percentage of spam in mail traffic averaged 85.7%
Aug 25 2009
Spam averaged 85.5% of mail traffic over the first half of 2009. The lowest figure was 72.8% on April 26th, while the highest percentage was 93%, recorded on February 22nd. 0.3% of spam messages included malicious attachments.
May 14 2009
During Q1 2009, spam accounted for 86.8% of all mail traffic which is 5% higher than the average amount of spam in 2008. However, this is not an indicator of an increase in spam in mail traffic.
May 07 2008
The percentage of spam in mail traffic is still on the rise. In the first quarter this year, spam represented an average of 88% of all mail traffic