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2013-10-29 Britain
UK Man Accused Of Hacking US Government Computers
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Posted by trailing wife 2013-10-29 00:21|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [500 views ]  Top

#1 Since they can't reach Snowden, this guy is in for a super sized world of hurt.
Posted by USN,Ret. 2013-10-29 08:20||   2013-10-29 08:20|| Front Page Top

#2 Sounds like a bit of a dumb/naive script kiddy.

Here's a simple explanation of the "attacks".

The first shows how you to mess about/hijack a users session cookie, because the website wasn't written properly.

This one shows the more technical SQL injection.

But the DB should only be visible to the web-server, and the web-server should only be visible on port 80(443 HTTPS), and should be behind a hardware reverse proxy/filter.

Someone's done a shitty job architecting the sites.
Posted by Bright Pebbles 2013-10-29 11:35||   2013-10-29 11:35|| Front Page Top

#3 A boy named Sue Lauri
Posted by Frank G 2013-10-29 12:19||   2013-10-29 12:19|| Front Page Top

#4 Speaking from the semi-detached four-bedroom house he shares with his parents in Suffolk

That explains a lot.
Posted by DarthVader 2013-10-29 12:53||   2013-10-29 12:53|| Front Page Top

#5 A boy named Sue Lauri

I'm really upset, Frank G.
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2013-10-29 13:56||   2013-10-29 13:56|| Front Page Top

#6 Someone's done a shitty job architecting the sites.

Thanks for the videos, BP.
Posted by Pappy 2013-10-29 14:19||   2013-10-29 14:19|| Front Page Top

#7 Just remember, that its OK when the NSA does it without a wire tap warrant to your ISP or PC. Flash that Get Out of Jail Free National Security card and voila.
Posted by Procopius2k 2013-10-29 14:40||   2013-10-29 14:40|| Front Page Top

#8 SQL DROP ALL USERS - sounds like O's plans for the private insurance market...
Posted by Raj 2013-10-29 20:01||   2013-10-29 20:01|| Front Page Top

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