Grand Theft Internet: A true story of Internet attack and high-stakes cybercrime by J. Timothy King
Approx. 6,130 words.
Published on April 5, 2010.
Like any other small businessman, he assumed his Internet account was safe. Instead, he found himself a victim of the latest crime wave when a cyber-criminal hijacked VL.com in a high-tech heist. Told by a witness, reconstructed from forensic evidence, this gripping account takes you inside the mind of the attacker, showing how domain theifs bypass security and could strike any of us.