Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday September 06, 2011

Sony Recruits Former U.S. Department of Homeland Security Official

Sony has recruited a former DHS official to be its new chief information security officer? I guess this just means security will still suck but the company will now have a tactical unit that will bust you door down and haul your little hacker ass off for interrogation. big grin

Sony Corp picked a former official at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security for the new post of chief information security officer, months after a massive hacking attack leaked information on 100 million user accounts on its games networks. Philip Reitinger, previously director of the U.S. National Cyber Security Center, will become senior vice president and will report to general counsel Nicole Seligman, the Japanese electronics conglomerate said on Tuesday.