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Whaling is a type of fraud that targets high-profile end users such as C-level corporate executives, politicians and celebrities. More

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"Whaling targets hand-picked individuals, such as wealthy billionaires and CEOs or those with privileged access rights like database administrators." -- Antony Savvas

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    What do you call a group of programmers who are hired to expose security holes in new software?
    a. a tiger team
    b. a skunk works

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    API economy

    An organization can profit economically from an API by exposing features for use within a free application or by sharing content through a third party application.

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