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Author Greenberg, Andy.

Title This machine kills secrets : how WikiLeakers, cypherpunks, and hacktivists aim to free the world's information / Andy Greenberg.

Imprint New York : Dutton, 2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    364.168 GRE    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    364.168 GRE    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction    364.168 GRE    Available
Description xiv, 370 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The whistleblowers -- The cryptographers -- The cypherpunks -- The onion routers -- The plumbers -- The globalizers -- The engineers.
Summary An analysis of how "cypherpunk" innovators of the digital generation are safeguarding individual anonymity while sharing institutional secrets for public use chronicles the activities of such controversial figures as Julian Assange and Daniel Domscheit-Berg.
Subject Computer hackers -- Political activity.
Secrecy.
Official secrets.
Whistle blowing.
Computer crimes.
ISBN 9780525953203 (hbk.)
0525953205 (hbk.)
9780525952299 (hbk.)
0525952292 (hbk.)

 
    
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