use default lists of privileged passwords, or the super-user/administrative codes built into every piece of hardware and software.
The Script Kiddies
claimed responsibility for the hack in an interview with the (http://thinksb.
One common attack by script kiddies
is called Denial of Service (DoS).
the attacks were more than just script kiddies
defacing a few websites and were
From script kiddies
to advanced hackers working for criminal entities, if an enterprise doesn't have the right security technology in place to deal with such threats, it will pay the price in costly data breaches.
While there are probably more questions than answers at this point what is becoming increasingly clear is the Pentagon and by extension the United States government has noticed that hacking isn't just for script kiddies
A group of hackers known as The Script Kiddies
appeared to claim responsibility for the attack.
This is just a warning to all script kiddies
The network security expert explores: knowing the culprit, from script kiddies
to elite hackers; hackers' views of networks and TCP/IP protocols; the hacking phases including reconnaissance, scanning, gaining access, maintaining access and preventing detection; the most dangerous and widespread attack situations; key hacker tools such as port scanners, sniffers, session hijackers, and RootKits; how hackers build elegant attacks from simple building blocks; how hackers cover their tracks.
Concern over information assurance has never been higher, and the range of acknowledged threats is growing: disgruntled insiders, viruses/ worms, corporate espionage, script kiddies
, cyberterrorism, and information warfare in conflicts of the future.