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Re: DEF CON 16 Retro Announcement! Back to Bang!
From: Valdis.Kletnieks () vt edu
Date: Mon, 14 Apr 2008 21:04:28 -0400
On Tue, 15 Apr 2008 01:57:18 BST, you said:
On Sun, Apr 13, 2008 at 4:23 AM, <Valdis.Kletnieks () vt edu> wrote:
On Sat, 12 Apr 2008 17:06:28 BST, n3td3v said:
> Any criminal hackers who go are just stupid and don't realise what
> they are actually attending.
> The U.S Security Services will have hidden cameras and befrienders in
> place to grab as much information out of people as possible.
> These conferences have just turned into a 'human honeypot' for the
> intelligence services.
So, because a real world terrorist clone of Def Con wouldn't work, the
same goes for Def Con "human honeypot"ing of ---cyber terrorists, who
are today the direct threat to corporations and government, not the
once before believed bedroom hacker of which Def Con originally was
Dood, you need to make up your mind - is infiltration of cons by govt
security the Next Big Thing, or already played out? You can't have it
both ways, choose one and stick with it.
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