Cyberpunk: Outlaws and Hackers on the Computer Frontier, Revised

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Simon and Schuster, Nov 1, 1995 - Science - 396 pages
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Using the exploits of three international hackers, Cyberpunk provides a fascinating tour of a bizarre subculture populated by outlaws who penetrate even the most sensitive computer networks and wreak havoc on the information they find -- everything from bank accounts to military secrets. In a book filled with as much adventure as any Ludlum novel, the authors show what motivates these young hackers to access systems, how they learn to break in, and how little can be done to stop them.
  

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Review: Cyberpunk: Outlaws and Hackers on the Computer Frontier, Revised

User Review  - Barry - Goodreads

Interesting insight to the world of computer hacking, not too technical so can be accessed by anyone. Read full review

Review: Cyberpunk: Outlaws and Hackers on the Computer Frontier, Revised

User Review  - Troy Stephen Sanders - Goodreads

This book was awesome and, along with 2600, was my introduction to Kevin Mitnick (I read this a long while back) and other like minded individuals. At the time it was the best read ever for me and for ... Read full review

Contents

a INTRODUCTION
9
EPILOGUE
343
NOTES ON SOURCES
371
Copyright

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About the author (1995)

Katie Hafner is a contributing editor at Newsweek, where she covers technology. She has also written for Business Week, The New Republic, The New York Times, and Wired. She is currently working on a history of the Internet.

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