reading... Ghost in the Wires(My adventures as the worlds most wanted hacker)

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  1. wanker

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    by Kevin Mitnick


    great read of his exploits getting into most of the early systems and telephone companies for the hell of it.. amazing man and his exploits
     
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    Meh, he was a great social engineer, nothing more nothing less, even he admits that.
     
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    yes.. i hadnt even heard of social engineering b4..fascinating stuff captain
     
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    He's on Coast to Coast every so often. He's always entertaining. He really did get screwed by the government.
     
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    this...

    he didnt do anything for personal gain cept for just trying to stay ahead of the law in later years..
     
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    i read the art of deception waaaaay back...good read...gonna have to check this oot...thanks!
     
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    Of course hacking phones when he was incarcerated didn't help his cause:facepalm:
     
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    :hat:
     
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    This is like Oprah's book club. :sgay:
     
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    It's actually an interesting story, pick up a book sometime :coffee:
     
  12. wanker

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    but he sure was clever about it
     
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    Yes he was. Pretty ballsy of him.
     
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    i like how he could talk to people to manipulate them for information.. i guess thats social engineering