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Cybersecurity History: The 1st Man-in-the-Middle Attack

Wikipedia's list of security hacking incidents begins with a blurb about a 1903 hack involving Marconi (widely regarded as the inventor of radio).  As cybersecurity enthusiasts, we couldn't help but go one level deeper to learn more.  The details we found have everything one could want in a story about (if you'll allow us just a bit of leeway) the beginnings of cybersecurity history.  Brilliant technologists (on both the creating and receiving ends of the hack).  Intellectual curiosity.  Timing.  Famed participants.  And, legendary post-incident debates.  Let's dive in.

Cybersecurity History: the First Man-in-the-Middle Attack