Cyber security seems to make headlines every week these days. Whether it’s a data breach, a new strain of ransomware, or a company that got duped out of millions of dollars in a CEO email scam, cybercrime keeps bombarding our newsfeeds. But hackers knew how to make headlines long before this.
This week marks 20 years since hacker Kevin Mitnick—more famously known as Condor at the time—was charged with 25 felony counts, 14 of which were for wire fraud containing millions of dollars’ worth of software. This Tech Time Warp looks back at one of the world’s most famous hackers and where he is now.