Deception and the art of cyber security – SC Magazine

I like his ideas, but I imagine they will be tricky to implement.  It is difficult enough to create secure web apps, much less honey-pot enabled web-apps.

Cyber attackers have long embraced deception by deploying tactics, such as social engineering help-desk employees to install trojans or obtain users’ credentials. Even the famed hacker, Kevin Mitnick, wrote a book called “The Art of Deception.” If deception can be used to attack, can it also be used in cyber defense?

via Deception and the art of cyber security – SC Magazine.

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