Dirty Dozen: Top 12 Spam Countries Identified

6. India

India earned the sixth spot on the Sophos Dirty Dozen list for pushing about 3.6 percent of spam globally. Attackers often rent out spam servers for their campaigns and can even design a specific campaign for a region, Sophos said. Paul Ducklin, a security evangelist at Sophos, recommends users keep their systems patched, including their browser and its components. Antivirus software should also be receiving regular updates, he said.

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