It's a weird world we live in when technology directors need rigorous security protection, but unfortunately this is the condition these days. Strangely, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg needs particularly rigorous protection, a dynamic that no doubt is all that surprises given the huge amount of influence Facebook uses in the political arena and how visible Zuckerberg has become as a public figure.
Emphasizes the magnitude of Zuckerberg's security feature – which in itself is a reflection of the severity of the threats he is facing – Facebook last year revealed that it spent $ 7.3 million to protect Zuckerberg in 2017. Not surprisingly, much of it Protected centers on personal security guards stationed in his house and while traveling.
As Facebook listed in a SEC filing last year, security costs related to Zuckerberg's "address security issues due to special threats to his security are directly due to his position as founder, chairman, and chief executive officer."
BusinessInsider recently spoke to a number of people familiar with Facebook's security and revealed a number of interesting gags about the measures used to keep Zuckerberg out of harm. Without a doubt, the most exciting figure puts itself on a "panic leveling" that may or may not be in Zuckerberg's office.
There is also a persistent rumor among Facebook employees that he has a secret "panic leveling" his team can evacuate him down to get him out of the office in a hurry. The truth of this matter remains sinister: One source said they had been informed of the existence of a top secret exit road through the floor of the conference room into the parking garage, but others said they had no knowledge of it.
In addition, there is no right to park right under Zuckerberg's office due to concerns that a car loaded with explosives may be located there. In addition, some of Zuckerberg's personal safety features are detailed as regular Facebook engineers attempting to blend seamlessly.
Is this overkill? At first glance, you may be inclined to say yes, but the reality is that Zuckerberg ̵