Krypt3ia

(Greek: κρυπτεία / krupteía, from κρυπτός / kruptós, “hidden, secret things”)

Mossad Hacked Syrian Official’s Computer Before Bombing Mysterious Facility

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I guess that the “Evil Maid” attack is just one of many that might be employed by a foreign intelligence service. This is a classic attack that really only required physical access to the box. No need for the Tom Cruise wires and black suit either.

I for one, really enjoyed this little article. If anyone ever needed a laptop p0wn3d it was this Syrian. Of course now with the whole hard drive encryption movement, it might be more difficult in the future to get one of Iran’s laptops and do the same…

Mossad Hacked Syrian Official’s Computer Before Bombing Mysterious Facility

Written by Krypt3ia

2009/11/05 at 02:06

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