Dirty Dozen: Top 12 Spam Countries Identified


3. China

China earned third place on the Sophos Dirty Dozen list for relaying 5.9 percent of spam globally. China is home to the Vincent Chan gang, an organization of Chinese partners that have been sending spam for years, according to Spamhaus. The Vincent Chan gang, which mainly spreads messages touting online pharmacies, is listed at the top of the list of worst spammers, according to a list maintained by the spam-fighting organization.