Skip to comments.The Story of a Man Who Outsourced His Work to China so He Could Watch Cat Videos All Day
Posted on 01/16/2013 5:03:56 PM PST by eldoradude
A Verizon case study recently revealed that some people will go through great lengths in order to be able to watch cat videos all day.
We first heard about it on TNW.
The study documents the scam of a developer, who is referred to as Bob. He worked at a "critical infrastructure" company in the U.S. and started outsourcing his work to China underneath his company's nose, and would only pay those people less than one fifth of his six-figure salary.
Here's how it was possible.
Bob's company had started letting employees work remotely from home on certain days, so it set up a VPN concentrator to facilitate that. The company implemented two-factor authentication for the connection, with the second factor being a physical, rotating token RSA key fob. So all Bob had to do was send the key over to China via FedEx.
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10 Cutest Cat Moments
They probably also wouldn’t have looked too deep, if he had a greater than rate than others.
I could never do that. I like dawgs.
Kitty vs. Robot
Love it! I sent the link to my Crazy Cat Lady sister...who constantly complains about her so-@#*%$-ing EASY Goobermint job on a daily basis. *Rolleyes*
The scary as hell part is what if the machines he was accessing had sensitive data on them....
Imagine developing software for a company that was subcontracted out three fr four times to code something for the military....
Imagine the back doors a power that hates us could sneak in there...
In this tiny little community with mostly nothing going for it at all, we have middle-aged male Sheriff's Deputies cruising the internet all day pretending to be 12-year-old girls looking for sex.
When they occasionally entrap some idiot, they just hand it over to the feds and get recognized in a story in the local newsrag.
Reminds me of one of my college buds who now works in affiliate marketing. Does the same thing from home but instead of cats, he watches either sports or porn. I thought it was a scam until he showed me those 4 figure checks coming in every week..
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