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Windows 7: Why work yourself? Outsource it to China!

16 Jan 2013   #1
Kari

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
Why work yourself? Outsource it to China!

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Verizon Security Audit Finds Developer 'Bob' Outsourced Work To China To Spend Day On Facebook, Reddit, Ebay & LinkedIn

A US-based software developer has been caught outsourcing his work to China for less than a fifth of his six figure salary - while he spent his day browsing Facebook, LinkedIn, Ebay and Reddit.

The employee - known as "Bob", was rumbled after the firm brought in Verizon's Risk Team, amid concerns its networks were being breached by Chinese hackers, Net Security reports.

According to The Register, the critical infrastructure company set up a basic VPN system with with a two-factor authentication so as to allow staff to work from home.
Full article: Verizon Security Audit Finds Developer 'Bob' Outsourced Work To China To Spend Day On Facebook, Reddit, Ebay & LinkedIn
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16 Jan 2013   #2
z3r010

 

I like Bob's way of thinking
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16 Jan 2013   #3
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

yeah! why have a dog and bark yourself.
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16 Jan 2013   #4
Dinesh

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

China, India, Phillipines, etc. are all aggresively into outsourcing business.

Dont know whats the future going to be like for these countries...
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16 Jan 2013   #5
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Bob qualifies for a job with the U.S. Civil Service Administration.
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17 Jan 2013   #6
FuturDreamz

Windows 8 Pro (32-bit)
 
 

I wonder if that company will officially hire that contractor? They do like the work, and they now have a gap in their programming staff...
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17 Jan 2013   #7
King Arthur

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Coded in China.
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19 Jan 2013   #8
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Layback Bear View Post
Bob qualifies for a job with the U.S. Civil Service Administration.
Senator or Congressamn.
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