Case Studies

SpearTip’s case studies provide an overview of SpearTip investigations. They will provide you with a better understanding of what we do and how we do it. You’ll see case studies from a variety of industries, demonstrating a wide range of services.

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The Coder

When a highly-popular online apparel retailer started receiving dozens of calls from customers who claimed their credit card information had been compromised company management suspected…

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The State Sponsored Threat

When a foreign national working as a scientist for a Fortune Global 200 Company ($54 billion in annual revenue) asked his employer’s IT department to “wipe the drive” on his laptop after a trip to China…

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The Professional Criminal

In one of the most celebrated cyber counterintelligence operations in history, SpearTip operatives provided the FBI and Interpol with detailed information leading to the arrest and conviction of…

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The Internal Threat

When a $3 billion industrial components supplier started losing substantial business and long-term clients to a competitor, who had lured away a top employee, SpearTip was engaged…

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The Hacktivist

When the FBI alerted a $13 billion global communications company that one of their employees was a dangerous hacktivist, the communications powerhouse enlisted SpearTip…

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The Professional Criminal – Spoofing the CEO

When a major apparel company discovered a member of their executive staff had been the victim of an elaborate and calculated fraud, they needed more than help…

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The Prodigy

The campus of one of the nation’s top private high schools seems like the last place for a full-scale cyber attack, but that’s just what SpearTip encountered recently. For over a month…

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