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I hope the reality is that criminals are really dumb and not that we only catch the really dumb ones.

Heh, not even close. I know several individuals who should be in prison for their cyber crimes. But the fact is, not only have they never been caught, the victims probably don’t even know that anything happened.

There is such a lack of talent out there right now in the cybersecurity industry that it’s very easy for criminals to slip around undetected. You’d have to be a total idiot to get caught, or catch the attention of someone really motivated to catch someone.

It's both, if that helps.

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