DDoS Attacks Create Smokescreens for Larceny

""Government is always fighting resource and budget issues," observed IAPP Vice President of Research and Education Omer Tene.

How government and regulated industries view privacy may be a key to the discrepancies in spending.

"In regulated industries, privacy is still treated as a legal compliance issue, while the less regulated industries treat it as a strategic issue," Tene told TechNewsWorld. "As the recognition that it is a strategic issue becomes broader, we will see it rise in importance despite cost cutting measures.""