Former Autonomy CEO 'Utterly Rejects' HP Allegations

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The former CEO of Autonomy slammed Hewlett-Packard's board of directors Tuesday in an open letter for accusing his company of "serious financial impropriety." (Read More: Hewlett-Packard Walloped by Charge Relating to Fraud )

"On 20 November Hewlett-Packard (HP) issued a statement accusing unspecified members of Autonomy's former management team of serious financial impropriety," said Dr. Mike Lynch, the former CEO of Autonomy, in his letter. "It was shocking that HP put non-specific but highly damaging allegations into the public domain without prior notification or contact with me, as former CEO of Autonomy."