Have a Claim?

Click here for a confidential contact or call:


Cisco - Procurement Fraud/Cybersecurity ($8.6 million)

Posted  August 13, 2019

Constantine Cannon represented a whistleblower in a False Claims Act case alleging Cisco Systems sold the government noncompliant video surveillance software vulnerable to unauthorized access and manipulation.  In July 2019, the company agreed to pay $8.6 million to settle the matter.  It was the first cybersecurity whistleblower case ever successfully resolved under the False Claims Act.  Our client received a whistleblower award of 20% of the government’s recovery.  Read more — Washington Post, Reuters, APCC.

Tagged in: Contract Non-Compliance, Cybersecurity and Data Breaches, FCA Federal, FCA State, Government Procurement Fraud, International Whistleblowers, Whistleblower Rewards,