Sophos: India Is The World’s Largest Source of Spam

April 24, 2012

Security solutions company Sophos announced recently through its own Dirty Dozen publication that India has overtaken the United States as the top global contributor of junk messages or spam.Spam originating from the UK meanwhile has decreased by a massive 47%, causing it’s elimination from Sopho’s Dirty Dozen list. Here’s a list of the top twelve spam relaying countries from Sophos.

The top twelve spam relaying countries for January – March 2012

1. India 9.3%
2. USA 8.3%
3. S Korea 5.7%
4= Indonesia 5.0%
4= Russia 5.0%
6. Italy 4.9%
7. Brazil 4.3%
8. Poland 3.9%
9. Pakistan 3.3%
10. Vietnam 3.2%
11. Taiwan 2.9%
12. Peru 2.5%
Other 41.7%

via Sophos

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