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Hackers Attack Public, Private Sectors
"Many recent cyber-attacks could have been avoided if enterprises were more focused on their security efforts, but users seem not to learn from their mistakes," read a line atop the defaced site, which is attributed to Richard Mogull, a Gartner analyst. The line appears to be taken from a United Kingdom trade publication paraphrasing Mogull's conclusions in a recent report.
The Gartner hack marked a rare departure for the Deceptive Duo, which primarily targets U.S. government and financial sites as part of a campaign that the hackers say is aimed at alerting officials to the inherent vulnerability of the country's IT infrastructure.
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