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The Best of 2600: A Hacker Odyssey
4.15
None
not set
Jun 28, 2011
 
We Are Anonymous: Inside the Hacker World of LulzSec, Anonymous, and the Global Cyber Insurgency
3.94
(4.5) Good for the narrative more so than the geeky stuff

Well researched and well told. There's probably a ton more narratives and "inner circles" of...more
Oct 08, 2012
Jun 21, 2012
 
Kingpin: How One Hacker Took Over the Billion-Dollar Cybercrime Underground
4.00
(3.5) Very interesting topic, not that well written

But at least it's short and he didn't draw it out too much. Lots of goods on cybercriminals, steali...more
Jun 29, 2011
Apr 07, 2011
 
The Art of Intrusion: The Real Stories Behind the Exploits of Hackers, Intruders & Deceivers
3.83
(3.0) Good but Mitnick gets way too much in the way

Mitnick walks us through a few self-reported hacks from other hackers. Some are interesting. I actu...more
Oct 09, 2011
Jun 28, 2011
 
The Cuckoo's Egg: Tracking a Spy Through the Maze of Computer Espionage
4.18
(5.0) So much fun! (may need to be a little computer-geeky to really love it)

Crazy cool true story about an astronomer-turned-sysadmin at Berkeley in...more
Mar 29, 2005
Jun 16, 2008
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