Computer Hackers In England last week a computer hacker, who had been identified as a major security risk, turned out to be a teenager. Timothy McVeigh's defense team claims that newspapers hacked into their computers to steal an alleged confession. Dutch computer hackers may have stolen US military secrets during the Gulf War and offered them to Iraq. Neal Conan and guests will discuss whether it's becoming too easy for unauthorized people to access privileged information. Real threats posed by computer hackers ...next on Talk of the Nation from NPR News. Guests: Jonathan Littman Author The Watchman: The Twisted Life and Crimes of Serial Hacker Kevin Poulsen (Little Brown and Company, 1997) Listeners call in
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Computer Hackers

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Computer Hackers

Computer Hackers

Computer Hackers

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In England last week a computer hacker, who had been identified as a major security risk, turned out to be a teenager. Timothy McVeigh's defense team claims that newspapers hacked into their computers to steal an alleged confession. Dutch computer hackers may have stolen US military secrets during the Gulf War and offered them to Iraq. Neal Conan and guests will discuss whether it's becoming too easy for unauthorized people to access privileged information. Real threats posed by computer hackers ...next on Talk of the Nation from NPR News. Guests: Jonathan Littman Author The Watchman: The Twisted Life and Crimes of Serial Hacker Kevin Poulsen (Little Brown and Company, 1997) Listeners call in