[ISN] Opinion: What cybersecurity pros can learn from ‘Ocean’s Eleven’

http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Passcode/Passcode-Voices/2015/0225/Opinion-What-cybersecurity-pros-can-learn-from-Ocean-s-Eleven By Melanie Teplinsky Columnist FEBRUARY 25, 2015 Remember “Ocean’s Eleven,” where George Clooney’s character Danny Ocean masterminds an elaborate heist of the posh Bellagio casino in Las Vegas? Mr. Ocean and his accomplices used social engineering, technical smarts, and strategically placed insiders to penetrate the Bellagio’s comprehensive, state-of-the-art security system and abscond with $160 million. In “Ocean’s Eleven” even the best defenses could not immunize the organization against penetration by concerted adversaries. It is in this regard that “Ocean’s Eleven” should serve as a cautionary tale to cybersecurity policymakers. […]