"The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing."


Glenn Reynolds:

Barack Obama:
"Impossible to transcend."

Albert A. Gore, Jr.:
"An incontinent brute."

Rev. Jeremiah Wright:
"God damn the Gentleman Farmer."

Friends of GF's Sons:
"Is that really your dad?"

Kickball Girl:
"Keeping 'em alive until 7:45."

Hired Hand:
"I think . . . we forgot the pheasant."

I'm an
Alcoholic Yeti
in the
TTLB Ecosystem

Friday, January 21, 2011

"Have you got anything without Spam in it?"

Spam by the numbers for 2010:

89% of all email is spam;

90% of spam is in English;

88% of all spam is sent from botnets (networks of compromised PCs);

91% of spam contains some form of link;

2/3 of of all spam is related to pharmaceutical products;

Only 0.7% of spam is sent from webmail accounts;

1 in 284 emails contain malware;

1 in 445 emails are phishing emails;

As many as 95 billion phishing emails were in circulation in 2010.


Comments on ""Have you got anything without Spam in it?""


Blogger Sonia said ... (12:47 AM) : 

Wow..I never realized how wonderfully nutritious SPAM really can be! the percentages are better than the percentage of real meat in Taco Bell food!


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