Refusing To Hire Black Hats May Be Risky And Costly

The topic of hiring reformed Black Hats continues to be a matter of debate.  Some believe that ‘You’re shooting yourself in the foot if you’re not willing to hire a hacker’ while others believe such an idea is preposterous because it is not possible to reform any person who has been convicted.  Others may believe it simply […]

Booz Allen Still A Good Investment

Accenture is interested in buying Booz & Co., a spin out from Booz Allen Hamilton.  Someone became a little jumpy and decided to buy shares of Booz Allen Hamilton thinking they were getting access to Booz & Co.  For a company that has leaks there is enough interest to continue our hypothesis that hacking or […]

Leaking Data Does Not Hurt Value

At first glance it looked like $BAH would never get another government contract.  But now $BAH is up 30% from when it was revealed that Edward Snowden worked for them.  They are unlikely to be “leaked out of business” by Snowden’s actions.  This adds to the historical evidence that companies do not go out of […]