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Twitter exec`s account fires off spam posts

An official Twitter account for the company`s chief financial officer unleashed a barrage of spam posts on Tuesday in what may have been a hack or a glitch.

India fourth among nations sending out spam, malicious content

The US topped the list of countries having sent maximum number of botnet spam during January-June 2013, followed by China, the UK and India, the survey said.

India in top three 'spam spewing' global nations list

Just 20 Internet Service Providers (ISPs) out of over 42,201 are responsible for spreading 50 percent of junk mails, phishing attacks and other malicious messages, a survey has revealed.

Two out of 10 spam mails come from India

Twenty percent of the spam mails that were sent out worldwide in the quarter ended March 31, 2012, originated in India.

Yahoo, Gmail asked to route all mails through servers in India

The move comes in the wake of instances where security agencies could not have a real-time access to some emails as they were registered outside the country but were opened in India.