2010 was a record year for the DVLabs team here at TippingPoint. The Zero Day Initiative hit an all-time personal and industry record of 300 vulnerabilities fixed through the program (triple the number for 2009).
Over the Christmas holiday season – starting December, 25th, 2010 – there was a steep world-wide decline of spam volume. We were not the only ones who recognized this significant drop. However, since Monday, January 10th, 2011, spam levels reached nearly the old volume seen before Christmas.