[ISN] FBI lists Top 10 posts in cybercriminal operations

From: InfoSec News <alerts_at_private>
Date: Wed, 24 Mar 2010 00:47:41 -0600 (CST)

By Patrick Thibodeau
March 23, 2010

WASHINGTON -- Criminal hacker organizations are operating with 
increasing corporate-life efficiency, specialization and expertise, 
according to the FBI.

>From a business perspective, these criminal enterprises are highly 
productive and staffed by dedicated people willing to operate worldwide, 
around the clock "without holidays, weekends or vacations," according to 
Steven Chabinsky, deputy assistant director in the FBI's cyber division. 
"As a result, when an opportunity presents itself these criminals can 
start planning within hours."

"The cyber underground now consist of subject matter experts that can 
focus all their time and energy on improving their techniques, their 
goods and services," Chabinsky told an audience today at the FOSE 
conference, a government IT trade show, held here.

During the presentation, Chabinsky presented a list of the top 10 
positions in cyber crminal organizations. They are....


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