An Era of Unparalleled Espionage Risk Is Upon Us
Nov 5, 2019 | 10:00 GMT
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- China and Russia have become increasingly aggressive in their industrial espionage efforts, though the proliferation of espionage tools ensures they are far from the only threat actors.
- Technology has also made it easier to hack into corporate systems remotely and to download massive quantities of data from inside an organization.
- Combined with the spread of post-truth attitudes in the workplace, these factors create an environment rife with corporate espionage risk.