1. Corrupt foreign governments are not the only problem.

    If hackers can get into the servers of the US democratic party and the US state department they can certainly penetrate the servers of overseas tax authorities. And probably that of our own transmitting agency.

    All it takes is a little social engineering, as brilliantly explained in Kevin Mitnick’s book, “The Art of Deception”.
    For those who are not familiar with this term it involves contacting a party pretending to be someone you are not and talking them into giving you access or downloading a virus laden file.