Cyber Attacks Are Often Overlooked

A number of legitimate Web sites have been attacked recently.

In one example, a popular site for computer programmers/coders and technical users, GitHub, was attacked for several days by a group based in China. Although just one example, the trend seems to be that no specific industry or groups are immune to such attacks, not even hackers themselves.

2014 Q4 NetSTAR inCompass State of the Web

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