Hacksymetric Warfare 2013
Original Air Date: August 29, 2013
Talking Hacksymetric Warfare 2013 as Webcology looks at how the late August DNS hack by the Syrian Electronic Army was executed against the New York Times, Twitter and Huffington Post. Guests Kristine Schachinger and Josh Dennis are Def Con alumni. They take us through the attack from the initial phishing expedition to what information the hackers might have accessed with control of the DNS. We also cover methods of avoiding hacks and how to secure your Internet properties against attacks.