Data Leaks Evolving into Weapons of Business Destruction

CSO and IT WORLD | October 3, 2016

Most of the recent data breaches involve customer information such as user names and passwords, credit card numbers, and medical histories. The companies hacked are hurt — they have to contact victims, pay for credit monitoring services and fines, and may lose customers, brand reputation, and market value — but that is collateral damage.

Or it has been.