Spam Costly to Businesses
Posted on June 14, 2004
ZDNet reports that Nucleus, a research firm, found spam is costing almost $2,000 per employee after interviews with over eighty Fortune 500 companies. ZDNet said the Nucleus study also found that employees receive an average of 7,500 spam emails a year. spam can cost companies both employee time to delete the email and cost in bandwidth and software to receive and filter out the annoying spam emails.