Find the definition of the most commonly used cyber security terms in our glossary below.

What is Cyber Espionage in cyber security?

Spying on organizations or governments to steal confidential information.

Cyber espionage involves using hacking techniques to spy on organizations, governments, or individuals to steal confidential information. This can include sensitive data, trade secrets, or classified information. Cyber espionage is often carried out by state-sponsored groups or cybercriminals seeking economic or political gain. Organizations can protect against cyber espionage by implementing strong security measures, monitoring for unusual activity, and educating employees about security threats.