Google Buzz -- risk of being flooded with spam

We all like google, don't we ? I am personally a big fan of google though there have been concerns about google holding too much of our data to feel comfortable. Nevertheless google has never failed to impress with its ingenuity. The recent addition to google's repertoire is the google buzz.. a tool that connects several social networking platforms into one.

But this time around google seems to have got it wrong or at least that is how it appears. One of the popular online discussion forum has come out with a review saying that Google Buzz may be a potential breeding ground for spam. The article can be found here