Stories by Abby Christopher

The human firewall

A help desk worker at a large company fields the next in a never-ending rush of calls from another breathless, overwrought employee. The caller is desperate for his e-mail and network passwords, which he claims to have forgotten. The staffer gives in and hands over the goods - worn down by tales of the rotten day the employee is having.
Having tricked the help desk staffer, the intruder proceeds to waltz through the company's firewall and wreak havoc.

Written by Abby Christopher27 Oct. 03 22:00