What Does It Say About FBI/DHS Security that they Got Hacked by a Kid?

Cyber security? That’s boring. The FBI and DHS can’t waste time on security. Or something. Cops arrest teen for hack and leak of DHS, FBI data | Fox News

A 16-year-old boy living in England has been arrested in connection with the recent hack of FBI and DHS data, as well as the personal email accounts of CIA director John Brennan and homeland security chief Jeh Johnson.

Personal email accounts were hacked because strong passwords are hard to remember, and security is boring, and the new version of Angry Birds is out. Or whatever.

(Actually it isn’t hard to remember a strong password. People just think it is. Look up diceware for an example.)

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