Well, this is rather awkward.
BAE Systems caught spreading FUD about an alleged hacker attack against a hedge fund.
Only problem is, the attack never happened…
One hopes this was the simple case of an employee getting a little carried away with the TV cameras in front of him, rather than the repetition of a scenario that has been regularly rolled out in front of potential customers as if it were true.
More details here. (I suspect CNBC reporter Eamon Jeavers is pissed off)