Mercedes found a spy
Inflames a new spy scandal involving a former engineer Mercedes. According to the publication Bloomberg, a division of Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains responsible for the preparation of engines for Formula 1, has filed a lawsuit against his employee Benjamin Hoyle.It is known that at the end of may this year, Hoyle informed the management that he wants to leave Mercedes at the end of the term of the contract in December 2015. It became known that the engineer intends to continue his career at Ferrari, therefore it transferred to other work, not related to Formula 1, and deleted from his computer a secret information, including on new projects. Soon, however, Hoyle was accused of seeing confidential information. In particular, he got acquainted with the report about the Grand Prix of Hungary, with information on mileage and damage to the engines of Mercedes. Also he got access to the code necessary to decrypt the data received during the race. So unauthorized access is not detected, Hoyle viewed the deleted files.Mercedes intends to return the lost documents and to receive compensation. German wants to ban the work of Hoyle the competition until the end of 2016.