msm1267 writes: Active defense and hacking back is turning up in a lot of conversations between vendors and customers, CIOs and executives and executives and general counsel. There's plenty of debate from security experts on the viability of active defense, and plenty of caution against hacking back. Experts explain some of the popular tactics and techniques being used on networks to frustrate attackers and hopefully move them on to their next targets.
I judge a religion as being good or bad based on whether its adherents
become better people as a result of practicing it.
- Joe Mullally, computer salesman