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Computer Crime Cost Dealing with viruses, spy ware, PC theft and other computer-related crimes costs U.S. businesses a staggering $67.2 billion a year, according to the FBI. The FBI calculated the price tag by extrapolating results from a survey of 2,066 organizations. The
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Unformatted text preview: survey, released Thursday, found that 1,324 respondents, or 64 percent, suffered a financial loss from computer security incidents over a 12-month period. The average cost per company was more than $24,000, with the total cost reaching $32 million for those surveyed....
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course CSCI 1401 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '07 term at Texas Woman's University.

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