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FBI Gets all New School

“Of the thousands of cases that we’ve investigated, the public knows about a handful,” said Shawn Henry, assistant director for the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Cyber Division. “There are million-dollar cases that nobody knows about.”

“Keeping your head in the sand on filing a report means that the bad guys are out there hitting the next guy, and the next guy after that,” Henry said.

You mean we need to share data and learn from each other’s mistakes? Sounds good to me!

Quoting Reuters, “Cyber breaches are a closely kept secret.”