Spams: Do They Originate From Taiwan?
Taiwan is the center of almost 75% of all spam relays. A research organization, Cipher Trust revealed on 9th June 2006 that about 20% of e-mails worldwide turned out to be unsolicited e-mails. In the research conducted in May the e-mail security company found that 64% of the PCs that sent out junk mails were in Taiwan followed by United States with 23% and China with 3%. Cipher Trust's based its data on fake 'zombie' computers, and compromised PCs through which spam or junk messages are dispatched without the knowledge of the PC user.
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» SPAMfighter News - 16-06-2006