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How should we respond to the “enormous” cyber attacks?

August 3, 2011

Security company McAfee uncovered a series of attacks on the networks of 72 organizations including the U.N., governments and companies around the world and said there was one “state actor” behind them.

What should be the priority in the wake of the biggest series of cyber attacks?

  • Fight fire with fire by going on the cyber attack offensive (29%, 124 Votes)
  • Determine the state actor and impose sanctions on it (28%, 117 Votes)
  • Companies should invest more in securing their data (21%, 90 Votes)
  • More resources devoted to defending against cyber crime on a government level (13%, 53 Votes)
  • Increase penalties for all cyber crime (5%, 23 Votes)
  • Status quo (4%, 15 Votes)

Total Voters: 422

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I think we all should be extremely careful of attacks on our phones, specially since we use them for everything and all our passwords and private information is on them. Its unbelieveable how much we count on our cell phones these days.
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