Boeing reported good experiences working with authorities on a couple of cases, including one where a former employee was threatening employees via email. The victims were given a contact at the attorney's office to talk to about their concerns and were only named by their initials publicly. "That went a long way to help people feel a little more comfortable," said Vanessa Lee, senior counsel at Boeing.
Dunn urged people to call his office even if the losses from a cybercrime might seem small. Sometimes the perpetrators make many smaller hits that add up, and he might be able to connect smaller attacks. He recently presented a case to the district attorney's office over a $2,000 loss, he said. But he and the attorney suspect the losses may turn out to have been in the millions once they investigate further.
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