SEC sues SolarWinds, CISO for fraud and security failures

The firm allegedly misled investors about its cybersecurity practices and vulnerabilities

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SEC sues SolarWinds, CISO for fraud and security failures
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SEC sues SolarWinds, CISO for fraud and security failures

SolarWinds Corporation, the IT firm at the centre of one of the most significant cyber espionage incidents in history, is now facing legal action from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

The agency has filed a lawsuit alleging fraud and a lack of adequate internal controls by SolarWinds leading up to the notorious cyberattack in 2020. The SEC's lawsuit, filed on Monday, also nam...

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