Cyber criminals are clever and always on the hunt for more financial and personal data that they can sell and make a profit.
Hackers are often one step ahead and are seeking to penetrate weaknesses in the system, especially in industries which have lagged behind in protecting themselves. Energy companies and the healthcare industry along with others have not kept up with the pace of other industries against malicious hackers as their cybersecurity protection remains weak.
These are the top ten targets for "black hat" or the unethical hackers.
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