• News tagged "spam"

Friday, 27 Dec 2013

Last Minute Exemption Order Allows Companies to Text and Fax Existing Customers

Last Minute Exemption Order Allows Companies to Text and Fax Existing Customers

The Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC) made a last minute announcement yesterday that companies are now able to send text and fax messages to existing customers without the need to check the Do-Not-Call (DNC) Registry.

Monday, 2 Dec 2013

Stop Mobile Spammers: Register on the Do Not Call (DNC) Registry Today

Stop Mobile Spammers: Register on the Do Not Call (DNC) Registry Today

Everyone who hates being spammed on their phones should register right now with the Singapore government's Do Not Call (DNC) Registry.

Friday, 20 Jul 2012

World's Third Largest Spam Botnet Taken Down

World's Third Largest Spam Botnet Taken Down

Grum, which is recognized as the world's third largest spam botnet, has been taken down thanks to the efforts of security firm FireEye.

Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012

Symantec Warns That Dropbox and Facebook Links Could Be Spam

Symantec Warns That Dropbox and Facebook Links Could Be Spam

Symantec Security Response has detected that spammers and malware authors are abusing Dropbox. Additionally, the cyber culprits are also targeting the popular SNS, Facebook.

Monday, 6 Jun 2011

Pharmaceutical Spam Campaign Abusing YouTube Brand

Pharmaceutical Spam Campaign Abusing YouTube Brand

Symantec recently observed a pharmaceutical spam campaign abusing the YouTube brand. Users beware.

Friday, 20 May 2011

Symantec Observed a New Spam Campaign Spreading Across Facebook

Symantec Observed a New Spam Campaign Spreading Across Facebook

Symantec has observed a new spam campaign spreading across Facebook.

Thursday, 21 Apr 2011

Symantec Observes Drop in Global Spam Volume

Symantec Observes Drop in Global Spam Volume

Symantec reports that global spam volume have decreased significantly due to the shutdown of Rustock.

Friday, 30 Apr 2010

U.S. Accountable for Most of World's Spam

U.S. Accountable for Most of World's Spam

According to a recent study, the U.S. is accountable for over 13% of the world's spam.

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