Cyber Economic Espionage in Corporate America –What Comes Next?

May 2014
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Cyber Economic Espionage in Corporate America –What Comes Next?

At a glance

The US recently charged agents—sponsored by a foreign government—with allegedly conducting cyber economic espionage against six US companies. By publicly announcing these criminal charges, the US government has upped its cyber counter-espionage game, alerting both the threat actors and other potential victims about the severity of the problem. US corporations should take advantage of the publicity surrounding this event to educate their corporate executives and Board directors on current threats and attack targets.