Quote: "The price good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by evil men." - Plato
Nom de plume
I've assumed anonymous and Anonymous are the same author.
Discusses the lack of network security at Target stores and details a method of obtaining register transaction logs.
In article text
In Best of 2600 book?
Yes, page 708, Section 3 (2000 and Beyond: A Changing Landscape), Chapter 17 (Retail Hacking)
A piece of software, a chunk of data, or sequence of commands that take advantage of a bug, glitch or vulnerability in order to cause unintended or unanticipated behavior to occur on computer software, hardware, or something electronic (usually computerized). This frequently includes such things as violently gaining control of a computer system or allowing privilege escalation or a denial of service attack. (more..)
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