QOTD - Foreign Government e-Spying

The nation-states that are targeting U.S. companies and U.S. government have taken a big data approach to this information. They don’t know if this is valuable now, but it might be valuable in five years so they amass it now while they can.
— Erik Rasmussen, cyber practice leader for Kroll

Src: Foreign government may be behind Anthem data breach

QOTD - Litan on Foreign Government e-Spying

Intelligence has become a data-mining exercise. The intelligence officer of 2017 needs a lot of data to find targets and get to the targets that they’re interested in.
— Avivah Litan, VP & Security Analyst at Gartner Research

Src: Foreign government may be behind Anthem data breach