As the world's most famous hacker, Kevin Mitnick has been the subject of countless news and magazine articles published throughout the world. He has made guest appearances on numerous television and radio programs, offering expert commentary on issues related to information security. Mitnick's leading penetration testing team is highly respected and sought after for their security services to the world's top corporations and governments through the company he founded, Mitnick Security Consulting, LLC. He clients include dozens of the Fortune 500 and world governments. Mitnick is the bestselling author of Ghost in the Wires, Art of Intrusion, and Art of Deception. He lives in Las Vegas, NV.
"The FBI's most-wanted hacker."--Wired
"The world's most famous computer hacker and cybercult hero...has written a blueprint for system security based on his own experiences. Required reading for IT professionals, this book is highly recommended for public, academic, and corporate libraries."--Library Journal
"Who better than Mitnick -- internationally wanted hacker turned Fortune 500 security consultant -- to teach you how to keep your data safe from spear phishing, computer worms, and Fancy Bears?"--Esquire
"Mitnick's new book aims to help everyone -- from the everyday internet users to the hardcore paranoid -- do a better job of keeping personal information private."--Laura Hautala, CNET
Praise for The Art of Invisibility
"How would it feel to find out that your neighbor and friend has
secretly observed you in your own home for years? The place that
should be most private to you was not, and the intruder's devices
themselves weren't something you'd ever have thought to look for.
This kind of behavior is the opposite of giving normal people
freedom and security, of valuing and respecting them as humans--and
it's happening more and more. The answer to peeping eyes and cyber
theft is to move society toward greater cyber-security and it all
starts with essential education about being private and invisible
in our daily lives. Kevin's book is the must read in this new
world."--Steve Wozniak, cofounder, Apple Inc.
"Offers a sobering reminder of how our raw data -- from email, cars, home Wi-Fi networks and so on -- makes us vulnerable."--Amy Webb, New York Times Book Review
Praise for The Art of Deception
"The most famous computer hacker in the world. A tour de
Praise for Ghost in the Wires
"Intriguing, insightful and extremely educational into the mind of one who truly mastered the art of social engineering with the use of a computer and modern day technologies. I strongly believe that one can learn a great deal about protecting themselves once they understand how another one perpetrates the crime."--Frank W. Abagnale, author of Catch Me if You Can