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but if it exposes critical security issues surely that must carry a positive

I don't get it... are you trying to justify this attack as being OK, or are you just being existential and try to find the positive in everything?

There are responsible ways to disclose security vulnerabilities. There is no justification for the way in which this attack occurred.

DaveAuld wrote:
so easily take down such a large player with apparent ease.

My guess is social engineering rather than anything purely technical.
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