Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Hatch Entertainment to Use Qualcomm Centriq 2400 Processors For Cloud Gaming Service
Qualcomm Sweetens Offer for NXP
KT, Qualcomm and Samsung Achieve Multi-vendor 5G NR Interoperability on Path to Mobile 5G NR Trials
Sony to Build Taxi-hailing System
Samsung to Cut OLED Panel Production as iPhone X Demand Slows: report
Samsung Electronics Begins Mass Production of 30.72TB SSD
Microsoft Reveals Windows 10 on ARM Limitations
Fujitsu to Showcase Quantum-Inspired, Digital Annealer Computational Architecture at Mobile World Congress 2018
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > PC Parts > Intel E...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, April 09, 2012
Intel Employee Pleads Guilty To Stealing Company's Confidential Documents


Biswamohan Pani, a former Intel employee has pleaded guilty to stealing confidential documents from the company, according to a plea agreement entered last week between Pani and Carmen M. Ortiz, U.S. Attorney for the District of Massachusetts.

Pani was working at Intel's Massachusetts Microprocessor Development Center on the design of Itanium processors as a low-level engineer. According to his indictment in 2008, Pani on March 2008 was offered a job at Intel's rival AMD, and he joined the company on June 2 2008. Four days before his start date at AMD, Pani used his Intel-issued laptop to access Intel's computer network from outside the company and dounnloaded 13 "top-secret" Intel documents. He copied thge downoaded files files to an external hard disk drive. The documents were describing in detail the processes Intel uses for designing its newest generation processors.

AMD neither requested the information that Pani had downloaded and kept from Intel, nor knew that Pani had taken or would take the information, according to the indictment. Pani is said to have downloaded the documents to further his career at AMD or someplace else.

In the filing before the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts last week, Ortiz recommended six years of incarceration for Pani to the court, instead of the maximum of 20 years on each count, because among other things the government has no evidence that Pani used, sold, transferred, or offered the proprietary information, or any direct evidence of specifically how he intended to use the information.


Previous
Next
Sony to Eliminate 10,000 Jobs, Report Says        All News        Fujitsu Develops Power Saving Technology for Container Data Centers
Intel 7-Series Chipset Officially Debuts     PC Parts News      ASUS Launches New ROG Maximus V GENE Motherboard

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Investors and Consumers Sued Intel Over Meltdown and Spectre CPU Security Flaws
Intel SSD DC P4510 and P4511 Series Come in New Form Factors, 64-layer TLC 3D NAND
Intel Focuses on Silicon Spin Qubits for Quantum Computing
Intel Graphics Drivers Add Game Optimization Feature
Intel Raises Bug Bounty Awards, Expands Program
ISSCC: Samsung Working on 7-nm EUV SRAM, Intel Details 10-nm SRAM
New 8th Gen Intel Core i3 Processor Expands Performance Options for Thin and Light Laptops
Intel Releases Spectre Microcode Update for Skylake Chips
New Intel Xeon D-2100 Series Includes the Company's Fastest Low-power Processors
Foxconn to Invest $340m in AI venture
Intel reports Strong Fourth-quarter Results on Data-center Growth
Intel Launches New 7-Series 760p SSD

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .