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Looking for lessons in the aftermath of the Hacking Team incident

Discussion in 'CSO' started by RSS, Aug 8, 2015.

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    When Hacking Team suffered an embarrassing and public compromise, they became a statistic. Like hundreds of other companies over the last few years, they had sensitive information compromised and exposed to the public. So what's next for Hacking Team, and what lessons can be learned?

    When Hacking Team suffered an embarrassing and public compromise, they became a statistic. Like hundreds of other companies over the last few years, they had sensitive information compromised and exposed to the public.

    But this case was different. Hacking Team is universally hated among privacy advocates, so when the company's files were leaked to the public it became a feeding frenzy. Their secrets were exposed, and many researchers were enjoying a bit of schadenfreude at their expense.

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