A spokeswoman for Valeant Pharmaceuticals International confirmed on Friday that the CEO of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International has been hospitalized with severe pneumonia. Laurie W. Little, the spokeswoman, declined to give any further details. She, however, added that respecting the privacy of Mr. Pearson and his family an update on his condition would be issued by…

Juniper Routers have been compromised, and a hard coded backdoor password has been identified as the culprit. With Republican presidential candidates continuing to express an ‘urgent need’ for cyber surveillance using backdoor in encryption technology, the Juniper incident has demonstrated to the world why the Republicans may be pursuing a terrible idea. A hardcoded password,…