SECRETS OF A SUPER HACKER
by The Knightmare
The Knightmare is the sort of Super Hacker who keeps security
guards from sleeping at night. He's not motivated by money or
malice. He's in it for the hack. If your computer has any link
whatsoever to the outside world, there is no question The Knightmare
can break in; the only question is whether he wants to.
Secrets Of A Super Hacker is an extraordinary manual on the methods
of hacking. Here are some of the techniques covered in this data-devouring
dossier: *Brute Force Attacks: Hurling passwords at a system until
it cracks. *Social Engineering and Reverse Social Engineering:
Seducing legitimate users into revealing their passwords. *Spoofing:
Designing dummy screens; delivering fake email. *Superuser Abuser:
How to get system managers to do your dirty work for you! *Screen
Stealing: How to secretly record every image that appears on a
computer screen. *Data Delivery: How to hide the information you've
collected;How to e-mail it to your computer. *Stair Stepping:
How to use a low-level account to gain ever higher levels of access.
*And Much More! Including a brief history of hacking, lists of
likely passwords, and a summary of computer crime laws and a glossary.
1994, 8 1/2 x 11, 211 pp, illustrated, soft cover.