Top 10 spam sending countries

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It’s big business that everybody hates. Email spam is one of the biggest annoyances on the internet and spam remains a hot political issue. It is estimated that in 2011 a total of about 7 trillion spam messages were sent. But where does it come from? Sophos, an US based security company, monthly publishes its ‘dirty dozen’. We present a top 10 of spam sending countries!

Top 10 spam sending countries

  1. China – 3,1 %
  2. Vietnam – 3,4 %
  3. South Korea – 3,6 %
  4. France – 3,7 %
  5. Turkey – 3,8 %
  6. Brazil – 4,0 %
  7. Saudi Arabia – 5,1 %
  8. USA – 6,5 %
  9. Italy – 9,4 %
  10. India – 16,1 %

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