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The Two Most Feared Attacks -- And How to Avoid Them

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    The Two Most Feared Attacks -- And How to Avoid Them

    The Two Most Feared Attacks -- And How to Avoid Them

    By Roger Grimes, Infoworld

    These days when I'm consulting with big businesses, governments, and other organizations, two main topics come up over and over: pass-the-hash attacks and hacktivism. One government client put it thusly: "Our department considers pass-the-hash attacks our No. 1 threat, above all other computer threats." A lot of things are broken in the security world, so to pick out one and call it the greatest threat is saying something, especially since the customer has what most readers would consider nearly unlimited funds, a multitude of competing vendor partners, senior management support, and a horde of experts with whom to discuss the problem.
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    Those are the second and third most feared. The #1 most feared attack comes from your ex-wife's divorce lawyer.
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