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Fatal System Error

Thursday, January 28, 2010

Joseph Menn describes the underground world of computer hackers. In Fatal System Error, he describes the evolution of cybercrime from small-time thieving to sophisticated, organized gangs who steal financial data from consumers and defense secrets from governments.

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Comments [2]

Adrienne from NYC

Does Mr. Menn have any thoughts about the Chinese government and Google's concerns about protecting its intellectual property and user privacy?

Jan. 28 2010 12:46 PM
George from Bay Ridge

What is the motivation for hackers to hack computers? Why do it?

Jan. 28 2010 01:50 AM

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