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Email Compromises Morgan Stanley CEO – This is a MUST READ
This article actually deals more with social engineering and it illustrates just how easy it is for a pro to obtain information without ever needing to actually hack anything. Had this been a hacker with bad intentions, they could have walked into Morgan Stanley and walked back our with almost anything they wanted.
We cannot emphasize enough the importance of the “human element” in today’s IT security. For the most part PSAB does an admirable job in this area and staff are to be commended. However, articles and incidents like this server to remind and sharpen skills.
Keep up your guard!
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