When the Data Thief is a Company

Read Paul Roberts explain what happens when the data breach is caused by your own competition on Digital Guardian :

Two recent lawsuits highlight the risk of data theft by competitors. We’re used to thinking about the problem of data theft as one driven by straight-up cyber criminals: shadowy operators from overseas who want to siphon off easily saleable data like credit card numbers, Social Security Numbers, user names and passwords.

Read his full article here.