Masters of Deception by Michelle Slatalla
The Gang That Ruled Cyberspace

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Chronicles the epic cyberspace battle between rival gangs of hackers--the Texas-based ""Legion of Doom"" and New York's ""Masters of Deception""--detailing the groups' exploits and discussing the legal and ethical implications of new computer technology. $35,000 first printing. First serial, Wired. Tour.
 

About Michelle Slatalla

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Michelle Slatalla, a columnist for The New York Times’ Thursday Styles section, writes weekly about how the Internet has changed shoppers’ habits and lives. She lives in Northern California with her husband and three daughters. Quittner is the computer columnist for time, the assistant managing editor at Time Inc.'s online site, Pathfinder, and the creator of the online news publication.
 
Published January 1, 1995 by Harpercollins. 225 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Political & Social Sciences, Computers & Technology, Science & Math, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

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While the authors note that the growing Internet offers even more opportunity for hacking and that the newly established Electronic Frontier Foundation backed off defending MOD (to avoid being seen as a ``hacker defense fund''), they could have done more to place the MOD's work in the context of ...

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This riveting account of electronic gang warfare and computer crimes by two rival bands of hackers raises disturbing questions about computer security. One group of brainy teens based in New York City

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This riveting account of electronic gang warfare and computer crimes by two rival bands of hackers raises disturbing questions about computer security.

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