Cisco: Stop Sabotaging Our Product, Business, and Industry; US Gov: “Look what China did!”

Ironically, Cisco’s blog announced today that the company won two prestigious awards at the 2nd Annual CSO40 in Atlanta: The awards program recognizes projects and initiatives demonstrating innovative use of security in delivering outstanding business value. The awards were given in April. Things may have changed. On May 15, John T. Chambers, the CEO and Chairman of Cisco Systems, wrote a letter to President Barack Obama asking him to stop the NSA’s criminal damage. His words are quite gracious Read more […]

Hackers Guilty Of Imitating NSA and FBI: Hacked Government

I don’t care much for Anonymous or other hackers. But I’m not weeping for the sake of the FBI’s computer security either. (Reuters) – Activist hackers linked to the collective known as Anonymous have secretly accessed U.S. government computers in multiple agencies and stolen sensitive information in a campaign that began almost a year ago, the FBI warned this week. The hackers exploited a flaw in Adobe Systems Inc’s software to launch a rash of electronic break-ins that began last December, Read more […]