Mitnick bypassed security systems and blazed into major organizations like Motorola and Sun Microsystems. This portrait shows how his creativity and skill brought permanent changes in the way companies protect their most sensitive information.
Kevin Mitnick, the world's most famous (former) hacker, is now a security consultant. He has been the subject of countless news and magazine articles and has appeared on numerous television and radio programs, offering expert commentary on information security, and he has testified before the United States Senate and written for Harvard Business Review. Mitnick is the author, with William L. Simon, of the bestselling books "The Art of Deception" and "The Art of Intrusion." He lives in Las Vegas, Nevada.