The Cordon Sanitaire on Cyber Security

In response to: Break a wall of silence on cyber attacks Gillian you must read this: http://www.vanityfair.com/culture/features/2011/09/chinese-hacking-201109 It is fiercely difficult for world class companies to protect against cyber attacks, a cadre of highly specialized professionals is absolutely required. These are very difficult to recruit, difficult to maintain and even more difficult to manage. An important …

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Hostile Sony

My response to Why no one’s listening to a Walkman The open hostility of Sony towards mostly young consumers is what destroyed its brand. They were so hostile in fact that in 2005 Sony BMG included a rootkit on some of its CDs that installed on and interfered with computers running Microsoft Windows, see http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/2/963aaecc-7bb1-11da-ab8e-0000779e2340.html Bad …

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