Media releases are provided as is by companies and have not been edited or checked for accuracy. Any queries should be directed to the company itself.

Symantec State of Spam Report - July 2009

  • 13 July, 2009 16:22

<p>Here is the July State of Spam Report from Symantec: http://eval.symantec.com/mktginfo/enterprise/other_resources/b-state_of_spam_report_07-2009.en-us.pdf</p>
<p>This report reviews spam activity throughout the month of June.</p>
<p>A closer observation of spam tactics in Asia Pacific this past month revealed some interesting highlights:</p>
<p>Since Michael Jackson’s death several related spam and malware campaigns have taken shape</p>
<p>Spammers utilised the 4th of July holiday in the US as vehicles to deliver some of their most malicious campaigns</p>
<p>The trend of spammers using attachment images to get the attention of certain email users continues to re-emerge as a top spam threat</p>
<p>Symantec observed a wave of fake Twitter invitations carrying a mass-mailing worm</p>
<p>If you would like more information on the July State of Spam Report please contact the representative below.</p>
<p>Press Contact:</p>
<p>Jasmin Athwal</p>
<p>Max Australia</p>
<p>+61 2 9954 3492</p>
<p>Jasmin.Athwal@maxaustralia.com.au</p>

Most Popular

Editor's Recommendations

Solution Centres

Events

View all events Submit your own security event

Latest Videos

More videos

Blog Posts

Media Release

More media release