Who is Hacking Your Computer?

Nigerian bankers, melissa, cookie monster, Flame, Creeper, Animal, Wabbit, Diplom, Elk Horner, Stoned, Jeruselem, Christmas Tree EXEC, Ping Pong, Ghostball, Michelangelo, concept, ILOVEYOU, viruses,malware,worms,hijackers, fork bombs, phishers, key trackers. Where in the Hell do these things come from? Who does this shit?

The answer is some incredibly brilliant sociopaths who usually started as teenagers. That’s who.

I was TED surfing on netflix today and came across this marvelously informative talk given by Misha Glenny.