Hats off to the Bank of England

... by arranging for a round of ethical hacking on 20 different banks in the UK. This is something that's needed to happen for a long time. Good to see that they're raising the bar. I hope the banking industry in the US and the world over will follow their lead, and soon. And the other critical infrastructure industries too. Regular penetration testing has become an essential component of a robust CIP program. (Via The Register)