Sony hires former DHS employee as "chief information security officer"

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Sony hires former DHS employee as “chief information security officer”.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2011/09/281jx1.jpg[/newsimage]Sony has announced they will be hiring Phillip Reitinger to head up their cyber security efforts. Reitinger previously held the position of debuty undersecretary at the Department of Homeland Security in 2009 and then quickly became the head of the National Cybersecurity Center. In other words, Sony is bringing in a big gun to try and thwart any future hacking attempts.


Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/sony-hires-former-dhs-employee-as-chief-information-security-officer-51248/](http://www.myce.com/news/sony-hires-former-dhs-employee-as-chief-information-security-officer-51248/)


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Apple hires folks who have hacked their devices and Sony hires someone to try and stop the hackers . . . hmmmm.