That Bloomberg Supply-Chain-Hack Story – Schneier on Security
That Bloomberg Supply-Chain-Hack Story
Back in October, Bloomberg reported that China has controlled to put in backdoors into server apparatus that ended up in networks belonging to — amongst others — Apple and Amazon. Pretty a lot everyone has denied it (together with the USA DHS and the United Kingdom NCSC). Bloomberg has stood by way of its tale — and is nonetheless status by way of it.
I do not believe it is actual. Yes, it is believable. But initially, if anyone if truth be told surreptitiously put malicious chips onto motherboards en masse, we’d have noticed a photograph of the alleged chip already. And 2nd, there are more straightforward, more practical, and not more obtrusive techniques of including backdoors to networking apparatus.
Posted on November 30, 2018 at 6:28 AM