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Was 2011 the Year of the Hacker?

Was 2011 the Year of the HackerThe question most asked throughout 2011 was, “is this the year with the most hacks?” There is no straight answer. I think the best way to answer the question is to pose another question.

“Why was there more news about hacks, and why would anyone be surprised?”

Okay, that’s two questions, but the point is that companies have been working without rest to secure their data. While Internet security technology has improved, companies are slow to catch up. Hackers, on the other hand, are fast and seem to be ahead of the game.

That gap is the difference.

Read more at  http://www.securityweek.com/was-2011-year-hacker

 

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