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Comment Re:Poor Governance (Score 1) 63

Yeah... because the guy setting up that system wouldn't be able to hide anything he wants outside of the system on those servers. You know, like hiding a backdoor, I mean it's not like he was the ADMINISTRATOR, and had full unlimited access to the servers for a long time or anything....

You can make all the damn rules and regulations you want, but in the end you are bound to having to trust the people who have full access to the systems to implement those rules properly. There will always be someone somewhere in the setup chain that will not be bound to those rules yet, as the settings and rules won't exist on the servers yet.

Oh noes! He was the ADMINISTRATOR? In ALL CAPS? It's almost as if after the shitbird was shitcanned, the OTHER ALL CAPS ADMINISTRATORS should have been auditing service accounts and user accounts. These were deeply hidden "backdoors".

Comment Re:Confucious say (Score 1) 199

The incoming president(Trump) is likely not going to take this, neither are those he's putting into cabinet positions. Which is why they're pulling this now, they know they can get away with it.

Hey genius, I guess you didn't realize that tough guy Trump's response to this incident was “We should tell China that we don’t want the drone they stole back.- let them keep it!”. Yup, you sure do have your finger on the pulse - Trump is totally "not going to take this" at all, you fucking imbecile.

Comment Re:Booo! (Score 1) 29

if an email doesn't get through to the inbox, we want the original sender to know their email didn't get through, rather than just languishing unread in a junk mail box.

Dear fucking idiot,
Notifying spammers that their spam was not delivered is fucking idiotic.
Sincerely,
Everyone sick of cleaning up after idiot IT admins.

Comment Re:So why is he in jail? (Score 2, Informative) 289

If his big hack of Hilary was a lie, why is he in jail? Shouldn't you let him go home? No crime, no felony, no jail. At least that is how it is supposed to work.

I'm not a super-genius like you, but this is probably the reason he's in jail, you fucking idiot:
"In a statement of facts filed with his plea agreement, [Lehel] admitted that from at least October 2012 to January 2014, he intentionally gained unauthorized access to personal email and social media accounts belonging to approximately 100 Americans, and he did so to unlawfully obtain his victims' personal information and email correspondence. His victims included an immediate family member of two former U.S. presidents, a former member of the U.S. Cabinet, a former member of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff and a former presidential advisor, he admitted. [Lehel] admitted that in many instances, he publically [sic] released his victims’ private email correspondence, medical and financial information and personal photographs."

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