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$1 trillion global hacking damage estimates overblown

23.07.2013 13:51

The $1 trillion estimate of the global cost of hacking cited by US President Barack Obama could be triple the real number, a new study by the company responsible for the earlier figure reveals.

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Anonymous user 24.07.2013 09:09

Does this include U.S. Government hackers?

Anonymous user 24.07.2013 03:56

Simple..... the US will print more paper monies.

 

Robert Olson 24.07.2013 02:11

Well see Obama added in what it would cost to fight hacking and to hack. Then there is emotional damage interest damage and so much more..

Anonymous user 24.07.2013 01:20

The hackers who work for the USA Government? The Korean Government hackers? or all of them?

 

JailBanksters 24.07.2013 00:27

It may be little bit over exaggerated by a factor of a Trillion.
Has this stopped or even slowed down surveillance on Honest, Innocent People. No, No it hasn't, in fact it's Increased.

Anonymous user 23.07.2013 23:28

Is that the money they spent on fixing the problems they are the cause of?

Anonymous user 23.07.2013 19:54

THIS IS ALL FOR THE EXCUSE TO SPY ON WORLD. AND COMPETETORS IN EUROEPA ND CHINA.

Anonymous user 23.07.2013 19:09

95% of the hacking in done in a country known as USA.

Anonymous user 23.07.2013 17:48

Excuse me but this is an underestimate. I have been in IT for over 25 years.

Anonymous user 23.07.2013 16:40

95% of the hacking in done in a country known as Russia.

Anonymous user 23.07.2013 16:24

call your phone provider tell them to block your text messages so no hack gets in

 

Alan 23.07.2013 16:13

The 1 trillion$ estimate of Anonymous hacking damage is based upon estimates on how much it will take to cover up government crimes and other related damage controls. More bribes will now have to be handed out to more people to keep them quiet.

Anonymous user 23.07.2013 15:59

What does the USA cost us all with it's hacking then?

Anonymous user 23.07.2013 15:58

The US steals IP from everyone. They will likely just claim it is theirs. They are morally bankrupt.

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