Who's got the power in the IT security world?
From Apple, to Symantec and Anonymous, lots of people, companies and groups influence the IT security world
By Ellen Messmer | Network World US | Published: 18:01, 05 October 2012
Power — it’s about industry influence or setting security standards or breaking into networks or defending them. These are some of the most powerful and influential groups operating in the security realm today.
Russian and Chinese cybercriminals
Hacker groups, particularly those regarded as Russian-speaking that hack with botnets for financial gain, and Chinese groups whose focus is believed to be stealing sensitive business and military data, are the unseen face of the unstopped "Public Enemy" of cybercrime today.