Another grade altering hack from a student…

The New York Times has reported on a sixteen year old student who repeatedly breached the security on his school’s records on his smart phone in order to bring his grades up.

One has to wonder how he gained the required logins for the internal network in the first place in order to access the areas he did…

Full story here  hopefully providing some further evidence for how important robust security policy and procedure is. Not all ‘hacks’ are hacks they are most frequently people making use of access they shouldn’t have had or login creds that they have been easily able to steal…

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