A three-part series from the St. Petersburg Times.
PART I: WE ARE HACKERS
The underbelly of cyberspace
Depending on whom you ask, hackers are harmless pranksters, curious
techies, noble freedom fighters or dangerously unpredictable cyberterrorists.
As the world goes online, hackers' potential influence -- and
menace -- grows.
PART II: STREET SMARTS
rock 'n' roll pioneer
Winn Schwartau was called "Chicken Little" several years ago,
when he said the United States was vulnerable to electronic attack.
Now he makes money taming that threat.
PART III: NOT ALL FUN AND GAMES
As more commerce moves to computer networks, business and the
government turn to their former nemesis -- the hacker -- for help.