"Enter the hostile world of computer crime from the comfort of yourown armchair. Mitnick presents ten compelling chapters, each theresult of an interview with a real hacker about a real attack. Amust-read for anyone with an interest in informationsecurity."
Tom Parker, Computer Security Analyst and founder of GlobalInterSec LLC
"Each chapter begins with a computer crime story that reads likea suspense novel."
"It would be difficult to find an author with more credibilitythan Mitnick to write about the art of hacking. . . . [The Art ofIntrusion] introduces readers to a fascinating array ofpseudonymous hackers. One group bilks Las Vegas casinos out of morethan a million dollars by mastering the patterns inherent in slotmachines; another fellow, less fortunate, gets mixed up with apresumed al-Qaedastyle terrorist. . . . Uniformly readable,the stories . . . will impart familiar lessons to security proswhile introducing lay readers to an enthralling field ofinquiry."
When you're a legend among hackers, they tell you theirstories
If you're a computer security officer, these tales crawled outof that closet where your nightmares live. Fears about nationalsecurity keeping you awake? Put the coffee on; it gets worse. Andif you just enjoy a darn good real-life spy story, strap yourselfin for a wild read.