India is now the most spam originating country in the world overtaking United State. This report has come out in a research of Sophos. And according to them India now generates 9.3% of Global spam. United state pushed down to second and South Korea sticks at Third Position. Russia and Indonesia have held steady fourth and fifth position.
The study revealed that, this spam generation mostly occurs due to poor security of home computers. Most of the computers become infected by Trojans and later those computers work as a spam relay center. Mainly botnets are used to spread spam, where as the global email spam has declined.