Hacking BackIs A Bad IdeaSteven MaskeSOURCE Boston 2013
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DISCLAIMERThe opinions expressed here are my ownand do not necessarily represent those ofmy employer or any group I am affiliatedwith. This talk is intended to provokethought on the subject and is not intendedas advice. Every business is different andsufficient due diligence should be exercisedwhen determining the appropriateresponse to an attack.
Definitionhack∙ing back [hak-ing bak]verb1. The act of using offensive techniques to retaliate for a real or perceived attack.2. The use of offensive techniques in an attempt to gain access to the attackers system for the purpose of alleviating the attack or profiling the attacker.