90% of all e-mail now spam


Junk emails are still clogging up Inboxes, with spam accounting for 89.73 per cent of all email traffic, new figures claim.

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Sounds a little low

Mine seems more like 98%

it's getting ugly

And it's forcing email publishers to either re-think their business models or take steps backwards in their methods. Spam is prolific and it (sadly, amazingly) works. It's effectively destroying a once-powerful communication channel. But it's also revealing email to be a very vulnerable and naive technology.

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