Recessions and Security
I'm not sure if this is self-serving, real or both, but Slavik Markovich, the
CTO of Sentrigo, claims that in tough economic times, your computer defenses
That's because layoffs mean more angry ex-workers (or angry new hackers), and
that folks that have jobs might be looking for ways to make a buck or two by
stealing company data, says Markovich. IT workers may even sabotage the network
to show how necessary IT jobs are. Interesting theory.
What do you make of this? Send your malware and keylogger-free e-mails to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted by Doug Barney on 10/29/2008 at 1:15 PM