China: Spam and Virus Superpower

Not only is it Asia's top producer of spam, China is now also host to the most URLs that contain malware. According to the Security Threat Report 2007, released today by security vendor Sophos, China last year hosted 31 percent of the world's unique Web sites that contain malicious code second only to the United States at 34.2 percent.

Other Asian economies in the top 10 list include: Taiwan at 7th position with 1.7 percent, Hong Kong at 9th position with 1 percent, and South Korea at 10th spot with 0.9 percent. China: Spam and Virus Superpower

Linked by shanmuga Saturday, 27th January 2007 10:18PM