Stealing the Network: How to Own a Continent
I really liked the concept: a series of short stories linked together by a mastermind criminal who coerces hackers to do his bidding (without really knowing they're part of his "retirement plan"). Real vulnerabilities, real thought processes that an attacker would go through to win the prize.
Writing is pretty raw/bad, but could definitely see past that to the gold that's here. Especially the chapter that's an homage to Real Genius. G ...more
Gave some insights into the ...more
But it more then makes it up in its technical details.
The chapters are written by different hackers, so the story lacks depth and its poorly tied together. I would suggest reading the book as different short stories rather then reading it as single piece of fiction.
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