Incredible story. Amazing that one person with so few means can practically bring the online world to it’s knees!
A must read article for anyone worried about online security and how easy it actually is for a persons online identity to be stolen and compromised.
To some this article may seem rather alarmist, but to be fair to the author, he was hacked, lost personal emails, photos etc. We need to be more aware of just how fragile our online security is, that by simply knowing a few details about another person, we could if we wanted to, hack into their online life!
Read the article here. Via: wired.com