By David Mittleman

Computer hacking continues to gain international notoriety as a means of Machiavellian advancement for the perpetrators and consumers of hacked information. Traditional targets for computer hacking are governments and multinational corporations. Hacking has replaced many types of espionage made famous by James Bond. In April 2016, a major hacking incident was reported at Mossack Fonseca & Co., a Panamanian law firm, and a huge trove of hacked data on clients was released to the public. The data, now referred to as “the Panama Papers” exposed how moneyed interests use tax havens and shell corporations …read more