Cyberwar? Time To Calm Down A Bit
By Stu Sjouwerman, for KnowBe4.com Security Awareness Training
The media has a field day with this whole China / Mandiant report, but there are a few issues being confused here. It’s all good and well to make the public aware of the fact that foreign nations are spying on our companies and infrastructure but what else is new, that has been happening for literally thousands of years. Just read the book ‘Art of War’ by Sun Zsu, which was completed somewhere 476–221 BC. Cyber espionage is slow and lasts years, so that it actually is possible to track it down to its origin.
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