Krebs: San Francisco Rail System Hacker Hacked

Submitted by Sam Moore on Wed, 11/30/2016 - 12:55

Well this is gratifying...
Apparently the guy who ransomewared the San Francisco metro wasn't all that secure himself...

Among other takeaways -

...truthfully answering secret questions is a surefire way to get your online account hacked.

Also, be sure to check out the FBI's anti-ransomware guidelines, linked in the article.

https://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/11/san-francisco-rail-system-hacker-hacked/