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Iranian, Syrian Hackers Hit 'Gas Gauges'
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cboyer010
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cboyer010,
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8/14/2015 | 9:15:12 AM
Re: Yawn.
Then one can argue that there a lot of $100 bills laying around on the Internet beach.  Improperly protected sites, of which there are many, are similar easy targets and do get exploited every day.  Heavily protected sites raise curiosity as to what is so valuable behind the curtain and likewise draw attackers, albeit more often of a higher caliber.  There are a lot of people and agencies looking for sites to exploit for various reasons.  You don't need honeypots to draw them out.
harsharam
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harsharam,
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8/13/2015 | 10:04:15 AM
Re: Yawn.
Excellent article
Kelly Jackson Higgins
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Kelly Jackson Higgins,
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8/10/2015 | 3:12:47 PM
honeypots
Honeypots are indeed a lure of sorts, but they also provide useful insight to what attackers are going after out there. 
big1rich
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big1rich,
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8/6/2015 | 3:09:18 PM
Yawn.
This is the equivalent of putting a $100 bill under a pebble on a park bench, and when somebody picks it up saying "See! Thieves are out there with the technology to reach into your wallet!" 


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