Daily Archives: 18/04/2017

Sophisticated Criminals Increasingly Turn to Relatively Subtle Data Sabotage

Digital criminals have developed a reputation for being blunt, but many are starting to become a lot more sophisticated. While there is nothing subtle about attacks that leave entire networks’ worth of data encrypted and inaccessible until a ransom is paid, some criminals are realizing that a lighter touch can pay even larger dividends. By gaining illicit access to a company’s digital resources, a criminal with a certain level of skill and intelligence can make careful modifications that could go unnoticed. The subtlest, most successful forms of data sabotage can cost a company millions of dollars, over time, without even raising alarms.

Although this more advanced form of digital crime remains in its infancy, experts are already sounding the sirens. By warning businesses early on about this rapidly developing threat, they hope to make it much less likely that significant losses will be incurred. Just as all businesses today have …

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