Arrest made in Cisco source code theft

Monday, 20 September 2004, 1:17 PM EST

Police in the UK have arrested a man in connection with the theft of source code from networking equipment maker Cisco Systems in May, a Scotland Yard spokeswoman confirmed on Friday.

The Metropolitan Police Computer Crime Unit searched residences in Manchester and Darbyshire on September 3, confiscated computer equipment and arrested a 20-year-old man suspected of committing "hacking offenses" under the UK Computer Misuse Act of 1990.

By Paul Roberts at Computerworld.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Operation Pawn Storm: Varied targets and attack vectors, next-level spear-phishing tactics

Posted on 23 October 2014.  |  Targets of the spear phishing emails included staff at the Ministry of Defense in France, in the Vatican Embassy in Iraq, military officials from a number of countries, and more.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Fri, Oct 24th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //