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Leaked Data and Targeted Attacks

Russell W. Gilmore, CISSP, CISM, EnCE Computer Security

How can leaked data cause a targeted attack? Have you ever wondered why you got a suspicious email from a bank where you have an account? How about the emails about needing to change a password for a service? Let’s not forget the calls to your cell about your power being cut off or your computer being hacked. The information …