Saturday, December 4, 2010

Russian 'King of Spam' Arrested

Authorities claim 23-year-old Russian, Oleg Nikolaenko, created the botnet Mega-D and is responsible for as much as 10 million spam e-mails a day, or 1/3 of the world's spam. He was arrested in Las Vegas and awaits trial in Milwaukee for violating the CAN-SPAM Act.

© C Harris Lynn, 2010

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