Live hacking demo! In partnership with Dymocks North Sydney, 5:30pm, Thurs 5 August.
The man behind the hacker character does live hacking demo!
The hacker who inspired the hacker charcater in The Genesis Flaw is flying in to join L.A. Larkin at an event that will make you think twice about internet security. The author and the hacker will discuss the hacking and identity theft scenes in the novel, how real they are and “fosm” will hack live into a system to demonstrate how easy it is to steal personal information. He will also talk about ways you can make yourself less vulnerable to internet data theft. L.A Larkin will talk about her time at a hackers’ conference and the moral dilemmas the central charcaters face when they decide to use hacking to steal information.
When: Thursday 5th August, 5.30pm for 5.45pm start.
Where: Mary Mackillop Place (room location TBC)
80 William Street, North Sydney (5 min walk from North Sydney Station, off Mount Street)