It’s been 30 years since The Terminator graced big screens with its dystopian view of the future, and (spoiler alert) it didn’t go well for the human race. James Cameron’s sci-fi thriller starring Arnold Schwarzenegger was pretty game-changing for its time, but little did anyone know that the apocalyptic vision of The Terminator would actually come true. Sort of.
Spam’s been around for awhile now, and the nasty blight on modern society was bad enough before the bots got involved. But now that spam is automated, it’s gotten worse, and you might be surprised to learn just how much of modern spam is controlled by botnets. Hint: it’s a big number.