Darya Gudkova Kaspersky Lab
Russia is now in second place among the countries which act as sources of spam. Due to this, it's becoming increasingly interesting to examine exactly how Russian spammers work. The paper is based on estimates of the number and efficiency of Russian spam groups. It aims to address the following questions:
The paper will also provide details about some of the sources of spam in Russia, including where botnets are geographically situated and which hosting companies are most popular with spammers.