“The cost to companies from malware and “malicious insider”-related cyberattacks jumped +12 percent in 2018 and accounted for one-third of all cyberattack costs, according to new research published today by Accenture and the Ponemon Institute.”

src: helpnetsecurity.com

logical consequence: stop buying from/sue companies that put backdoors in devices on purpose

such companies would be: juniper cisco dell



or ask the other way around: who does NOT? X-D

we need RISC-V boards now!

“lawful intercept”:

“Attackers could exploit these backdoors and not leave any audit trail.”

src: tomshardware.com