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Submission + - How Aussie Uni Creates World's Best Hackers (

bennyboy64 writes: An Australian university appears to be excelling at cultivating some of Australia's best computer hackers. Following the University of NSW's students recently placing first, second and third in a hacking war game (the first place winners also won first place last year), The Sydney Morning Herald reports on what exactly about the NSW institution is breeding some of Australia's best hackers. It finds that a lecturer and mentor to the students with controversial views on responsible disclosure appears to the be the reason for their success.
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How Aussie Uni Creates World's Best Hackers

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Computers can figure out all kinds of problems, except the things in the world that just don't add up.