Week in Tech History – 5-25-09 – Comcast Hacked

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May 29th 2008 – had a different type of attack. This one opened the eyes to how our records in were being handled. The infamous “ ” was where did not attack the themselves, but they found a way into and changed the DNS of the webpage. Once the DNS is changed, the homepage would then redirect to of their choosing.

Other historical notes – The Woodstock of the web. We also heard about the first patent and the fraud. This is all on the Podcast

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