By Patrick Thibodeau
March 23, 2010
WASHINGTON -- Criminal hacker organizations are operating with
increasing corporate-life efficiency, specialization and expertise,
according to the FBI.
>From a business perspective, these criminal enterprises are highly
productive and staffed by dedicated people willing to operate worldwide,
around the clock "without holidays, weekends or vacations," according to
Steven Chabinsky, deputy assistant director in the FBI's cyber division.
"As a result, when an opportunity presents itself these criminals can
start planning within hours."
"The cyber underground now consist of subject matter experts that can
focus all their time and energy on improving their techniques, their
goods and services," Chabinsky told an audience today at the FOSE
conference, a government IT trade show, held here.
During the presentation, Chabinsky presented a list of the top 10
positions in cyber crminal organizations. They are....
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