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Cyberattacks like the one against the National Research Council of Canada are increasing around the world. But by knowing the steps hackers would use for a sophisticated attack, security experts try to gain the upper hand.

“Sometimes in breaches, companies call it a ‘highly sophisticated cyberattack’ (as the Government of Canada’s chief technology officer said in a statement Tuesday) in order to make it seem like they were beaten by the best,” Geoffrey Vaughan, a security consultant with Security Compass, told CTV News Channel.

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