Hacking In The Political Season

Premiere DateAug 2, 2016
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 The Daily Beat Intro
01:03 Part 1: Vitali Kremez
05:20 Part 2: Hacking
09:00 Part 3: Politics
10:29 The Daily Beat Outro
11:25 Pin Secure Darkstar
16:17 Finish

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This week on the Daily Beat: We’ll talk with Vitali Kremez, a cyber intelligence analyst about what it takes to converse with and track criminals in the deep-net.

Today on the Daily Beat, Tuesday August 2, 2016: It’s a good time to be a cybercriminal. There are more victims to target, there is more data to steal, and there is more money to be made from doing so than ever before.

It would seem to follow, then, that there’s been very little progress since 2007, when hackers stole at least 45.6 million credit-card numbers from the servers of TJX, the owner of TJ Maxx and Marshalls, catapulting the now-commonplace narrative of the massive data breach to national prominence.

Host Lisa Autz
Lisa Autz is a staff writer, as well as Host of The Daily Beat and Co-Host of Third Eye Weekly. Lisa has a background in journalism and economics. She enjoys working on stories that shed light on the…