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Author Schell, Bernadette H. (Bernadette Hlubik), 1952-

Title The hacking of America : who's doing it, why, and how / Bernadette H. Schell, John L. Dodge, with Steve S. Moutsatsos.

Imprint Westport, CT : Quorum Books, 2002.

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    364.168 SCH    DUE 11-19-18 Billed
Description vii, 308 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-301) and index.
Contents Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- pt. 1. Hacker basics -- ch. 1. Introduction : Fears about hackers and why this book was written -- case 1. Kevin Mitnick -- ch. 2. Hackerdom history, highlights, facts, and headline makers -- case 2. Susan Thunder -- ch. 3. A balanced view about hackers : the good side -- case 3. Neil Barrett -- ch. 4. A balanced view about hackers : the bad side -- case 4. How to break into computers -- pt. 2. Hacker study findings and related topics -- ch. 5. The demographic profile of J. Random Hacker : what the literature says and what our study found -- ch. 6. The Psychological aspects of hackers : what the literature says -- case 6. Carolyn P. Meinel -- ch. 7. The psychological aspects of hackers : what our study found -- case 7. Geeks vs. G-men -- ch. 8. The social characteristics of hackers : what the literature says and what our study found -- case 8. Life in cyberspace -- ch. 9. The black hat cyberterrorists : what the literature says -- case 9. Mohammed Atta and Ziad Zarrah -- ch. 10. The black hat cyberstalkers : what the literature says and what our study found -- case 10. Zyklon -- pt. 3. Remedies for black hat hacking -- ch. 11. Social controls on hackers : court remedies and legislation in North America and Britain -- case 11. Bernie S. -- ch. 12. The ethics and morality of hackers : are present remedies working? -- Further reading -- Index.
Subject Computer crimes.
Hackers.
Computer crimes -- United States.
Computer hackers -- United States.
Added Author Dodge, John L.
Moutsatsos, Steve S.
ISBN 1567204600 (alk. paper) : $39.95

 
    
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