Virus and spam levels back to normal again

December 7, 2009

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As we earlier reported virus levels have been rather higher than normal lately, but this now seem to have changed. We now see that virus level is back below 1 % which is more normal. Furthermore the dominating viruses aren’t actually viruses but phishing attempts.

Virus and phising share december 2009

Virus and phising share last 6 months - 2009

Interesting to see  is that the spam rate seems to have followed the virus rate. Spam rate has been around 85 % but is now back to around 80 % again. Since many of the viruses are used to create botnets sending spam this is not that suprising.

Spam rate last 6 months 2009

Spam rate last 6 months 2009

More statistics at our main page and the Security Centre.

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