Internet hosting site McColo mysteriously disappeared Tuesday, taking with it an estimated 75 percent of all spam being sent on-line. In fact, the precipitous drop in Internet spam bot activities you may have noticed recently correlates directly with the San Jose-based company’s rapid disappearance. But spammers are a resilient bunch and many expect this group to reconstitute soon, possibly in Eastern Europe. Enjoy the quiet while you can, the sexual enhancement promotions will be back soon.
Spam Declines After Hosting Company Shut-down