Blog Posts Tagged with "Trade Secrets"


Hard Power, Soft Power, and the Power of Digital Espionage

May 21, 2012 Added by:Infosec Island Admin

By combining the military, the economic, and the political aspects of soft and hard power, and the gray’s in between, China has become a force to be reckoned with. In order to better understand the mosaic, we need to re-tool some of the ideas we have preconceived for ourselves...

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Federal Charges Filed in Case Involving Theft of Trade Secrets

May 14, 2012 Added by:Headlines

The indictment alleges that Janice Kuang Capener took information related to customers and the pricing and sales of products without authorization from secure Orbit databases, and used that information for herself and others to the economic detriment of the company...

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Online Tool Assesses Intellectual Property Awareness

April 06, 2012 Added by:Infosec Island Admin

The NIST and the USPTO have teamed up to create new online tool to help small companies and entrepreneurs evaluate their awareness of intellectual property, trade secrets, company data and more - and learn how to protect it...

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Acts of Terrorism vs. Cyber Threats: New Offense Scenarios

February 02, 2012 Added by:Pierluigi Paganini

“I do not think today it is necessarily the number one threat, but it will be tomorrow... Counterterrorism... with the FBI is the present number one priority. But down the road, the cyberthreat, which cuts across all programs, will be the number one threat to the country...”

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Congressman Confronts China over Cyber Espionage

October 05, 2011 Added by:Headlines

“Beijing is waging a massive trade war on us all, and we should band together to pressure them to stop. Combined, the United States and our allies in Europe and Asia have significant diplomatic and economic leverage over China, and we should use this to our advantage..."

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Top Ten Breaches By Infamous Insiders

January 07, 2011 Added by:Headlines

The insider threat to information security is an ever present and ever growing problem for the private and public sectors. Protecting against sensitive data loss events perpetrated by the very people entrusted with protecting the information is nearly a Sisyphean task...

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Ex-Employee Stole Trade Secrets Worth Over $50M

November 24, 2010 Added by:Headlines

The theft of trade secrets has widespread consequences, as it causes companies to lose their competitive edge, can make it difficult to realize a return on billions of dollars worth of research and development efforts, and ultimately devalues shareholder value...

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The Secret is Out

April 22, 2010 Added by:Sandra Avery

What's the value of a trade secret?  That super secret special formula, recipe, design, or device that gives companies an edge against copy cats and competitors would appear to be priceless in some cases and extremely well-guarded. 

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