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16 year old hacks teacher email and school Moodle

Here’s a story from Tarboro, North Carolina in which a 16-year-old student, Tilghmon Wayne Barber III used a key logger program to break into his teacher’s email and the school Moodle.  The student allegedly used the admin Moodle access to change student profile pictures (not grades?!?).

Story: http://www2.wnct.com/news/2012/mar/01/2/16-year-old-hacks-school-computer-easy-find-softwa-ar-1992420/

Interesting story and more the reason to promote secure passwords and computer usage policies at your school.  For more about Moodle security you might check out http://docs.moodle.org/22/en/Security

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