How I Would Hack Your Network (If I Woke Up Evil)

There’s been a lot of talk about the recent hacks against the Democratic National Committee and many, many questions and arguments about who was responsible. 

There are some interesting things about this somewhat painful national conversation. First, it’s widely believed that the attacks were launched by Russia. For most people, this resonates because they assume big attacks with big impacts must have been launched by big players. Attribution aside, this is just wrong. These attacks could have been successfully launched by anyone who spent an hour or two learning how to use the Social-Engineer Toolkit, available online.

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