In a first, the FCC is fining a major cable company for getting hacked

at 08:48 on 2015-11-06

The washington Post and The Register are both reporting the FCC's fine of Cox Communications for $595,000 (USD) over a 2014 leak of customer information after a Cox employee handed a social engineer credentials to access their customer database.

Related, tomorrow's edition of the Economist is carrying a story on the booming tech security industry.