Apr 27 2017

Layer 8 Security In the News – Virtual Case Notes: Cybercrime from Behind Prison Walls

How were Ohio inmates able to hack into information systems from within prison? Layer 8 Security’s own Jeff Lipson and Brian Langley gave their insights in Forensic Magazine’s newly published article “Virtual Case Notes: Cybercrime from Behind Prison Walls.”

“It doesn’t take a lot of technical knowledge to build a computer and plug it into a network, but to go beyond that and start downloading hacking tools and committing identity fraud, and even create your own card access from within the prison, I think the sky is the limit—they can do anything from inside the prison and then if they want to get out maybe they can get out too,” Brian Langley explained.

You can read the Forensic Magazine article at their website at https://www.forensicmag.com/news/2017/04/virtual-case-notes-cybercrime-behind-prison-walls