Symantec got hacked, possibly by a member of the hacker group Anonymous.
Every IT News outlet on the planet is reporting on it. My favorite
write up is " Symantec Tells Customers to Pull the Plug on pcAnywhere Following Code Theft "
in Tech News World. That story does the best job describing the
implications for businesses. But if you are interested in the nature of
the vulnerability that the hack exposed it's best to go to this white paper published by Symantec . This seems to be the heart of the description of the... [More]