back to article Top Ukrainian cyber officials fired after allegedly pocketing kickbacks from govt IT deals

Ukraine has terminated its two top cybersecurity officials as the government probes embezzlement allegations against the two men. Yuriy Shchyhol, the head of the State Service of Special Communications and Information Protection of Ukraine (SSSCIP), and Victor Zhora, SSSCIP deputy chairman and chief digital transformation …

  1. Natalie Gritpants Jr

    Being fired is getting off lightly if your country is at war and you are the cyber security boss. The next article on the Reg is about Capita getting another large govt contract, so I wonder if we do any better with or without corruption givern there are so few companies willing to take on these contracts.

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      I guess it depends…

      …on whether there is further action after being fired.

      Usually a few people get to avoid jail if they throw the others under the bus.

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