Hewlett Packard Enterprise gave access to defense Agency of the Russian Federation to its software, which is used by the Pentagon. This writes Reuters, referring to the recording of the Russian regulator and statements sources.

System ArcSight is the center of cyber defense in military organizations in the United States and alerts analysts when it detects that the computer system was attacked. ArcSight is also widely used in the private sector.

Reuters indicates that HP has provided analysts of the aggressor source code ArcSight to obtain the certificate required for sale of product in the Russian state sector

According to reports, the Russian side could reveal vulnerabilities in the software and thus had the opportunity to hide their attacks by hackers from the us military.

Cases of cyber-attacks or cyber-espionage that have become possible through the study of the software, while it is not recorded.




Hewlett Packard has allowed Russia to study cyber defense system of the Pentagon 02.10.2017

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