If your IT staff uses public forums to share ideas and ask questions of other IT experts, hackers might easily glean sensitive information on your company’s infrastructure. To prevent this security risk, develop risk awareness policies and training for employees.

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Think for a moment about the possibility of your company’s infrastructure being in the crosshairs of a serious malicious hacker. How valuable would information about your infrastructure be? Do you really know how much sensitive information is publicly accessible or easily obtainable with a little creativity? How can you stop hacker theft of this information?

The first step in any serious hacker’s attack is reconnaissance on a target. Let’s look at a few of the more common techniques and learn how to stop hacker theft.

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