Linked by David Adams on Tue 28th Jun 2011 15:35 UTC, submitted by HAL2001
Privacy, Security, Encryption In an unexpected move for a security company, SecurEnvoy today said that cyber break-ins and advanced malware incidents, such as the recent DDoS attack by LulzSec, should actually be welcomed and their initiators applauded. The company's CTO Andy Kemshall said: "I firmly believe that the media attention LulzSec’s DDoS attack has recently received is deserving. It’s thanks to these guys, who’re exposing the blase attitudes of government and businesses without any personal financial gain, that will make a difference in the long term to the security being put in place to protect our own personal data!"
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RE[4]: Comment by MORB
by Neolander on Wed 29th Jun 2011 07:39 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Comment by MORB"
Neolander
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2010-03-08

It's certainly not the same, but if there's a way to take a server down with a small amount of organization/friends, due to the way the software running on this server works, it's another form of security vulnerability.

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