Online crime spirals out of control

New threats demand new practices, warns security expert. The increasing number of criminals using the internet means that companies will have to completely rethink security practices, according to security guru Bruce Schneier.

New threats demand new practices, warns security expert. The increasing number of criminals using the internet means that companies will have to completely rethink security practices, according to security guru Bruce Schneier. Hacking activity has shifted over the past two or three years from being an amateur activity to one where organised crime has taken over. The two groups are very different and security officers will have to change tactics to deal with new threats.
“It used to be the hacker attacking and looking for glory, but now it’s…”

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