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Russian cybercrime market contracted in 2012

Improved network awareness likely the cause

Considering the fact Internet enabled devices become cheaper every year, one would think that cybercriminals in digital hotbeds around the world would also be multiplying to capitalize on the rising number of newly connected web citizens. But cybercrime originating in Russia, one the most active havens in the world, actually contracted in 2012, says a report out from Group-IB.

According to Group-IB, “The report examines current information security threats, analyzes the trends in the cybercrime world, gives statistical assessments of the cybercrime market and forecasts regarding its change in the near future.”

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Chris DiMarco

Chris DiMarco, Executive Editor of InsideCounsel magazine, has a background in multimedia production with previous involvement in projects in which he developed and created content...

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