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Criminal armies are launching a cyber attack on UK firms because it is more lucrative than selling drugs like heroin, cocaine and cannabis, a major seminar heard.
Detective Chief Inspector Steve Thomas of the Regional Cyber Crime Unit told the event at The Royal Armouries in Leeds that cyber crime could damage a company’s reputation and lead to heavy regulatory fines.
In some cases, the activities of cyber criminals have led to suicides, DCI Thomas said.
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