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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 17. h3X and The Big Picture

FX as “h3X”

h3X paints a picture. Actually, she doesn’t really paint but rather just creates a plain white canvas of 256 by 512 pixels in Microsoft Paint, because you can hardly do more with that program than the equivalent of the childish drawings young parents hang on the walls of their cubicles to scare away art-interested managers. The reason h3X does create the picture is not for the artistic content but rather for the file format created when she clicks on Save as... in the menu. The white box becomes a data file with the extension .bmp, and that’s what she is after...

h3X is a hackse—a female hacker, and has been around in this environment for some time. Not that she would consider herself a pro or, even ...

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