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Stealing the Network: The Complete Series Collector's Edition, Final Chapter, and DVD by Timothy Mullen, Ryan Russell, Johnny Long

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Chapter 9. BabelNet

Dan Kaminsky

“A child of five could hack this network. Fetch me a child of five.”

Hello Navi

The hour was 3:00 A.M. Elena sat staring at her laptop. It being the only light source in the room for the last three hours, her attempts at sleep were cut short by the lingering anti-flicker under her closed eyelids...

(She laughed at the thought—was this a bug, or an “undocumented feature” in her occipital lobe?) Her eyes danced a frenetic, analog tango; saccades skittering, as thought after thought evaded coalescence on the question, let alone its answer. Amidst a dozen windows, each filled with the textual detritus of command-line repartee, there was one that caught her attention, draped in nothing but a single character.

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Root—complete ...

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