Brightmail: Malicious Spam On The Rise

Brightmail, which has filters on around 25 percent of the world’s e-mail addresses, is used by both TelstraClear and Telecom New Zealand Ltd.’s Xtra and so covers around 85 percent of New Zealand’s e-mail.

Brightmail vice president for Asia-Pacific, Garry Sexton, says that with the introduction of anti-spam legislation spammers have developed a “damn the torpedoes” approach.

Read more at IT World.

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