The Resource Mafiaboy : how I cracked the internet and why it's still broken, Michael Calce with Craig Silverman

Mafiaboy : how I cracked the internet and why it's still broken, Michael Calce with Craig Silverman

Label
Mafiaboy : how I cracked the internet and why it's still broken
Title
Mafiaboy
Title remainder
how I cracked the internet and why it's still broken
Statement of responsibility
Michael Calce with Craig Silverman
Title variation
  • Mafia boy
  • Mafiaboy
Title variation remainder
how I cracked the Internet and why its still broken
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the story of how a 15-year-old computer hacker crashed several of the world's biggest websites including Amazon, CNN and eBay, causing $1.2 billion in damage and inciting panic from Silicon Valley to the White House, in a cautionary account that exposes the insidious nature of rapidly evolving internet crime
Pace
Writing style
Award
Arthur Ellis Award for Best Nonfiction, 2009.
Biography type
individual biography
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294361
Cataloging source
DLC
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Calce, Michael
Dewey number
  • 364.168092
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Silverman, Craig
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True
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  • Calce, Michael
  • Computer hackers
  • Computer networks
  • Computer security
  • Computer crimes
  • Cyberterrorism
Target audience
adult
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how I cracked the Internet and why it's still broken
Label
Mafiaboy : how I cracked the internet and why it's still broken, Michael Calce with Craig Silverman
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Raid at Rue du Golf -- As seen on CNN -- Weekend at Cite Des Prairies -- Media circus -- Portrait of the hacker as a young man -- A brief history of hacking -- The birth of archangel Michael -- Blindspot -- Call me Mafiaboy -- I'm TNT -- Rivolta : the attacks -- Wanted : Mafiaboy -- Dad, it was me -- Suspicious minds -- Wiretapped -- "Open the door, or we'll break it down" -- 18 days in hell -- Guilty -- My day in court -- "This adolescent had a criminal intent" -- Final odyssey -- Mafiaboy 2.0 -- Life, uploaded -- Hacking for country, hacking for profit -- Attack of the botnets -- What lurks inside your PC -- The Mafiaboy guide to protecting yourself online -- Afterword RIP Mafiaboy
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 277 p.
Isbn
9780670067480
Lccn
2009003701
System control number
(Sirsi) 27646
Label
Mafiaboy : how I cracked the internet and why it's still broken, Michael Calce with Craig Silverman
Publication
Contents
Raid at Rue du Golf -- As seen on CNN -- Weekend at Cite Des Prairies -- Media circus -- Portrait of the hacker as a young man -- A brief history of hacking -- The birth of archangel Michael -- Blindspot -- Call me Mafiaboy -- I'm TNT -- Rivolta : the attacks -- Wanted : Mafiaboy -- Dad, it was me -- Suspicious minds -- Wiretapped -- "Open the door, or we'll break it down" -- 18 days in hell -- Guilty -- My day in court -- "This adolescent had a criminal intent" -- Final odyssey -- Mafiaboy 2.0 -- Life, uploaded -- Hacking for country, hacking for profit -- Attack of the botnets -- What lurks inside your PC -- The Mafiaboy guide to protecting yourself online -- Afterword RIP Mafiaboy
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 277 p.
Isbn
9780670067480
Lccn
2009003701
System control number
(Sirsi) 27646

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