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Company Develops Unbreakable Data Encryption Code
Data security is one of the key concerns for governments and corporate users today as hacking becomes increasingly prevalent. In 2000, an FBI survey showed that 90 percent of participating companies had their computer systems vandalized by rivals, hackers, or even disgruntled employees. In January 2000, hackers stole 250,000 credit card numbers from an online CD store. They tried to blackmail the store. When it refused to pay, the hackers published 10,000 card numbers on the Internet.
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