In case you were wondering, there really has been a big increase in spam

I’ve seen a number of posts on a couple of different groups speculating that there has been a big increase in spam.

The answer is yes, there has been a dramatic increase.

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You can see this chart yourself at TQMcubed.

Just as a general side note, we were doing some analysis the other day, and found that about 95% of the email that Sunbelt receives is spam. That’s a lot of junk.