Get PJ Media on your Apple

The PJ Tatler

by
Patrick Richardson

Bio

February 5, 2011 - 1:09 pm

Fox News is reporting hackers have repeatedly penetrated the Nasdaq stock exchange’s computers in the last year.

Investigators are considering a range of possible motives, including unlawful financial gain, theft of trade secrets and a national-security threat designed to damage the exchange.

Whatever the reason, does anybody but me find it somewhat amusing that the tech-heavy exchange has major security issues? What do you want to bet they’re running Windows…

Patrick Richardson has been a journalist for almost 15 years and an inveterate geek all his life. He blogs regularly at www.otherwheregazette.com, which aims to be like another SF magazine, just not so serious.
Click here to view the 2 legacy comments

Comments are closed.

One Trackback to “Tech-heavy Nasdaq hit by hackers”