Security researcher gets threats over Amazon review

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Security researcher gets threats over Amazon review
« on: July 04, 2016, 07:53:57 AM »

...Amazon retailers sometimes go to extreme lengths to guarantee good reviews, as security developer Matthew Garrett recently discovered when he wrote a one-star review of an internet-connected electric socket. When Garrett politely pointed out that the socket in question was woefully insecure, he received emails from the manufacturer claiming that the review would get employees fired and that other reviewers were campaigning to get Garrett’s review taken down...

https://techcrunch.com/2016/07/01/security-researcher-gets-threats-over-amazon-review/




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