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    The 414s (2015)

    THE 414s tells the story of the first widely recognized computer hackers, a group of Milwaukee teenagers who gained notoriety in 1983 when they broke into dozens of high-profile computer systems, including the Los Alamos National Laboratory, a classified nuclear weapons research facility. imdb IMDB (7.6) The 414s @ Wikipedia

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    The Hacker Wars (2014)

    The tales of the troll provocateur “weev”, prodigy hacker Jeremy Hammond, and journalist Barrett Brown, three larger than life characters whose separate quests to expose the secrets of shadowy corporations, the FBI, and ultimate betrayal by one of their own. amazon IMDB (6.6/10) | dWikipedia

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    The Internet Warriors (2017)

    It goes without saying at this point that the internet is full of trolls — we expect any trip to Twitter or Facebook to be disrupted by some sort of angry person who views all ideological opponents as subhumans, and we anticipate that any article will be followed by poorly spelled shit-takes from newly […]

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    The Internet’s Own Boy (2014)

    Chronicling programming prodigy Aaron Swartz’s efforts crusading for open access and the resulting legal nightmare and tragedy that ensued, “The Internet’s Own Boy” is a dynamic portrait of a brilliant tech millionaire who renounced the values of Silicon Valley startup culture and used technology to tirelessly fight for social justice, no matter what the […]

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    The KGB, the Computer and Me (1990)

    In 1986, astronomer turned computer scientist Clifford Stoll had just started working on a computer system at the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory when he noticed a 75-cent discrepancy between the charges printed by two accounting programs responsible for charging people for machine use. Intrigued, he deduced that the system was being hacked, and he determined […]

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    The Most Dangerous Town on the Internet (2015)

    Watch the cybercrime documentary profiling the Romanian town nicknamed “Hackerville” or “Most Dangerous Town on the Internet.” Convicted blackhat hackers, like Guccifer (real name), talk worms, viruses, social engineering, identity theft, and even hacking Hillary Clinton’s email. youtube Episode 2 – Where Cybercrime Goes to Hide Norton explores the secret world of bulletproof hosting […]

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    The Net: The Unabomber, LSD and the Internet (2003)

    Ultimately stunning in its revelations, Lutz Dammbeck’s THE NET explores the incredibly complex backstory of Ted Kaczynski, the infamous Unabomber. This exquisitely crafted inquiry into the rationale of this mythic figure situates him within a late 20th Century web of technology – a system that he grew to oppose. A marvelously subversive approach to […]

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    Too Pretty to Live (2016)

    In this stunning true crime thriller of Facebook, catfishing, and jealousy, a double-murder begins with the click of a button. When Bill Payne and Billie Jean Hayworth began their romance, they unknowingly set in motion a diabolical plot that would end with them murdered in their own home, Hayworth holding their mercifully unharmed infant. […]

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    TPB AFK (2013)

    It’s the day before the trial starts. Fredrik packs a computer into a rusty old Volvo. Along with his Pirate Bay co-founders, he faces $13 million in damage claims to Hollywood in a copyright infringement case. Fredrik is on his way to install a new computer in the secret server hall. This is where […]

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    Unauthorized Access (1994)

    Unauthorized Access is one of the earliest independant documentaries on the subject of the computer underground. Featuring footage from around the globe, this video’s tone is friendly and fun. From phreaking, lockpicking, conspiracy theories, and ninja clad dumpster divers to socially active political European hackers this video covers an amazing amount of ground. defcon […]

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    United States of Secrets (2014)

    FRONTLINE reveals the dramatic inside story of how the U.S. government came to monitor and collect the communications of millions of people around the world, and the lengths they went to as they tried to hide this massive surveillance program from the public. The series is gripping viewing for those who want to understand […]

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    War on Whistleblowers (2013)

    “War on Whistleblowers: Free Press and the National Security State” highlights the stories of four courageous men compelled to expose acts of illegality and violations to the US constitution during the explosion of the national security state under recent presidential administrations. The film also showcases the journalists who uncovered these stories, exposed the truth […]