IT Security 2012: Top Predictions, Threats

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    Ericka Chickowski

Corporate Espionage Meets Hacker Tradecraft

Corporate Espionage Meets Hacker Tradecraft

"We expect to see that the specific Hacker Tradecraft (malware, tools, tactics) , which is developed with government support and for government use, will begin to be shared with non-government/private organizations so that they can target their competitors in the private sector in search of Intellectual Property which is valuable to their operation." -- Dell SecureWorks' CTU Research Team
While the state of the economy may cause some channel partner executives to furrow their brows in worry over 2012 sales projections, security remains a vibrant bright spot for resellers and service providers across the board. In order to grow their businesses, security-focused channel partners would do well to follow the following trends predicted by experts to be top-of-mind among customer decision makers in the coming year.
This article was originally published on 2011-12-29