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March 2018

Data Thieves

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Data Thieves: The Motivations of Cyber Threat Actors and Their Use and Monetization of Stolen Data

What do cyberattackers do with the data they steal? And how do they monetize it? Grouping hackers by their goals, motivations, and capabilities can shed light on these questions. RAND's Lillian Ablon identifies four notable types of attackers and discusses the current state of cybercrime.

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