Friday, August 10, 2012

'Hack' Attack on Journo Was Just a Simple Engineering Feat

In the movies, hackers often type away at a keyboard and somehow -- movie magic, perhaps -- manage to crack a network's security and access encrypted files and protected data. In real life, bypassing security measures can be as simple as sweet-talking tech support. That is how tech journalist Mat Honan, a former Gizmodo writer, came under attack.


Source: http://ectnews.com.feedsportal.com/c/34520/f/632000/s/221c7e7f/l/0L0Stechnewsworld0N0Crsstory0C758290Bhtml/story01.htm

Imation Ikon Office Solutions Idt Ibasis Hypercom Hewlett Packard Co Heartland Payment Systems

No comments:

Post a Comment