Cyber Crime Control: Sitting Duck or Armed Tiger?

sitting_ducksLegislation and regulations regarding privacy protection and data integrity are increasing, while control decreases. Some facts:  Over 6 million LinkedIn passwords were published by Russian hackers. The New York Times and Wall Street Journal reported infiltration of Chinese hackers ‘with the apparent objective of monitoring reporting about China’. Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs in England lost the bank details of 25 million child support recipients. Iranian hackers targeted Bank of America, Citigroup, Wells Fargo, U.S. Bancorp, PNC, Capital One, BB&T, HSBC and Fifth Third Bank. Sony saw its intellectual property in games leak out the company in an attack affecting 77 million users of the Playstation Network. There are many more Lees verder