Spam hits five-year low while phishing scams target Facebook
Noticing fewer emails in your inbox trying to sell Viagra, low-interest loans and payda
The Spam Evolution 2012 report from Kaspersky suggests the drop in spam is due to the widespread use of spam filters by pretty much everyone, whether it’s built in to Gmail or running on software on someone’s computer.y advances? The Internet security experts at Kaspersky Lab say the amount of spam landing in our mailbox has hit a five-year low.
But while the volume of unwanted junk mail is down, spammers are getting more creative to get you to read their messages. And they’re also using sites like Facebook.
While spammers used to send emails pretending to be from your web host or IT department asking for your login details, they’re finding new ways to grab your attention.
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