Become a fan of Slashdot on Facebook

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

+ - Middle school students best their teachers with social engineering

Submitted by lukej
lukej (252598) writes "In Ketchikan, Alaska a small group of unidentified students gained access to school owned computers by using phishing techniques on their teachers. The then used the elevated access to remotely control their peers computers.

Fortunately the school administrators seem to have a taken a realistic and pragmatic viewpoint of the situation, although no official punishment has yet been determined.

"Kids are being kids," (Principal) Robinson said, adding that he was surprised something like this had not already occurred. "They're going to try to do what they try to do. This time we found out about it."

"
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Middle school students best their teachers with social engineering

Comments Filter:

Modeling paged and segmented memories is tricky business. -- P.J. Denning

Working...