Spam Down 5 Percent Following Russian Investigation
SecurityNewsDaily, By Matt Liebowitz
Spam levels have fallen worldwide by as much as 5 percent following
recent efforts by Russian police to crackdown on a notorious global spam
On Oct. 26, Moscow police announced the launch of an investigation
against suspected spam bigwig Igor A. Gusev, according to the New York
Times. Police said Gusev is a key operative in SpamIt.com, a company
that paid spammers to flood e-mail inboxes around the world with online pharmacy offers.