Spam accounts for 86% of US corporate email

During the month of October 2005, spam accounted for a whopping 74% of the email traffic of Commtouch's global user base, which includes over 35 million mailboxes in 130 countries. In private mailboxes, spam accounts for 82% of all incoming messages. In the average corporate mailbox, 62% of emails are spam, but corporate spam levels vary significantly across geographic regions:

-- US corporate mailboxes are the hardest hit, with spam constituting 86% of all incoming mail. spamdailynews

Linked by shanmuga Thursday, 10th November 2005 9:13PM