The Zero Trust Model for Living in a Hacked World
Although data breaches happen to corporations, the impact ultimately affects normal citizens like you and me. When we fall victim to credit card breaches, the associated anxiety and uncertainty is not addressed beyond proffered, free credit watch and protection services. Our personal email accounts are also at risk of misuse.
According to CNN, a recent call center bust revealed that scammers had acquired user information from trusted systems and leveraged that information to trick victims into thinking they owed money to the government. The criminals behind it made about $150,000 per day with the scheme. But what can we in the security industry do about it?