All too often corporations or individuals hire a professional Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TS CM) or "bug sweep" service provider only after executive email list they have a strong suspicion they are a victim of illegal eavesdropping. While it may seem like a logical approach to verify your suspicions first, the choice to delay can be an irresponsible and executive email list costly choice. Every minute an illegal eavesdropper maintains access to your information is valuable to the eavesdropper -- and costly to you. The longer you wait, the more opportunity the eavesdropper has to gather enough competition sensitive, company proprietary or damaging executive email list personal information to cause your company, or you, irreparable harm.
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