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FBI: Hackers from the Former Soviet Union are most active

According to the American Computer Security Institute, in 2002 about 90 % of the U.S. companies have run the danger of digital attacks and 80 % suffered damage as a result of these actions. Malefactors had the various purposes – from harmless up to the extremely dangerous. “The most numerous, but least dangerous are hackers-fans, – expert on questions of information security Nile Davis thinks. – They make about 80 % of all computer attacks”. Hackers-traitors who look like devoted employees of the company are more dangerous. They make 3-5 % of computer attacks. According to consulting firm Pricewaterhouse Coopers, 58 % of the companies all over the world faced to employees promoted penetration of outsiders into the corporative networks. Such hackers usually steal or sell the right of access to the important information. About 10 % of computer attacks are launched by members of the organized criminal groups – hackers-cybercriminals. Full Story

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