Lumension® Endpoint Intelligence Center

Intelligence Center » News Archive » Spammers use non-Latin characters to evade spam filters

Spammers use non-Latin characters to evade spam filters

2014/04/24

Softpedia - (International) Kaspersky Lab researchers found that spammers have recently started replacing regular characters in spam emails with similar-looking non-Latin characters in an attempt to evade spam filters.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Spammers-Use-Non-Latin-Characters-to-Evade-Spam-Filters-439215.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:20:03