It’s what you don’t know and don’t think through that will get you in the end. From Krebs:
Pro tip: If you’re planning to launch a debilitating denial-of-service attack against your former employer, try not to “like” the Facebook page of the DDoS-for-hire Web service that you intend to use in the assault.
Tell that to Kevin Courtois, a 28-year-old from Three Rivers, Quebec who was arrestedearlier this year for allegedly launching a volley of cyber attacks against his former company over a nine month period beginning in May 2012. Courtois did not respond to requests for comment.