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Apple Taps Noted Hacker for Security Team Print E-mail
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Source: The Mac Observer - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Server Security Apple has tapped a a noted hacker for its security team. Wired reported that the company has hired Kristin Paget, who was part of a small team of hackers who helped lock down Windows Vista for Microsoft before that OS shipped. Hackers and security researchers have begun leaving the confines of the hacker world as large companies like Apple, Microsoft, and others have been looking to their expertise to find and fix problems in their software.

“We prevented a lot of bugs from shipping on Vista,” Ms. Paget said in an interview about her work on Vista after an NDA expired in 2011. “I’m proud of the number of bugs we found and helped get fixed.”

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