Clips

The definitive piece on the movie hackers: 

Hackers at 20: How a 20-year-old, mostly inaccurate flop predicted the future, reshaped sci-fi, and won over the real hacker community / Passcode (Christian Science Monitor), September 2015

Other favorites: 

Why “crashing the grid” doesn’t keep cyber experts awake at night / Axios, August 23, 2018

Axios’ guide to reading the cybersecurity news / Axios, July 12 2018

The Illinois Republican who catfished Guccifer 2.0 / Axios, March 6, 2018

Flash back, Flash forward: The life and uncertain future of Adobe’s troubled Flash Player / Passcode (Christian Science Monitor), July 24, 2015

For cryptocurrency tycoon Josh Garza, both fame and fortune in peril / Passcode (Christian Science Monitor), January 26, 2015

Hard (and other) news:

Mental health is new focus at premier cybersecurity conference / Axios, August 7, 2018

Why the latest theory about why the DNC wasn’t hacked is probably wrong / The Hill, August 14, 2017

Hacking magazine says readers fear Trump reprisals / The Hill, December 30, 2016

How did the government’s technology get so bad? (And how does it get better?) / The Hill, December 13, 2016

What the security industry can learn from the World Health Organization / Passcode (Christian Science Monitor), May 22, 2015

It’s All Over Now, Violet Blue: Boing Boing, Violet Blue, and archival ethics in the new media world / Columbia Journalism Review Online, July 10, 2008

Stories from that time an alleged Russian intelligence agent leaked me a bunch of documents

Exclusive: Guccifer 2.0 hacked memos expand on Pennsylvania House races / The Hill, October 23

Exclusive: Hacker leaks personal info of Dem donors / The Hill, August 12, 2016

New Guccifer 2.0 dump highlights ‘wobbly Dems’ on Iran deal / July 18, 2016

Celeb phone numbers included in Guccifer 2.0 hack / July 18, 2016

Guccifer 2.0 releases new DNC docs / The Hill, July 7, 2016

A quiz about hacker movies: 

How well do you know hacker movies? / Passcode (Christian Science Monitor),  January 20, 2015

A profile:

How to Count to 475 / Milwaukee Shepherd-Express, December 24, 2009

And some stuff about ice cream and real estate:

The Four Ice-Cream Men of the Hub-Pocalypse / Boston Metro, June 24, 2014

  Start Up Your Start Up at the CIC in Cambridge / Boston Metro’s Guide to Cambridge, April 29, 2014