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Significant and sudden drop in spam
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Written by Danrok   
Wednesday, 10 January 2007 00:35

ITPro is reporting a drop of about 30% in spam levels during January. A security firm, SoftScan, has reported this sudden drop and it is speculated that it may be due to organised spam heads losing a major bot net.

Bots are computers which have been taken over by malicious software, allowing the spammers to use those machines for their own purposes.

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