28 June 2012
Information Security: Cyber Threats Facilitate Ability to Commit Economic Espionage
This report addresses the cyber aspects of economic espionage. It discusses (1) cyber threats facing the nation’s systems, (2) reported cyber incidents and their impacts, (3) security controls and other techniques available for reducing risk, and (4) the responsibilities of key federal entities in support of protecting IP.
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Gregory C Wilshusen
US Government Accountability Office (GAO), Washington, DC