It’s Not You. It’s Them. On Hacking and Responsible Disclosure.

Happy Friday! A few days ago I spotted an article celebrating someone playfully hacking a school system. It’s a fun piece about a “badass hacker” student who gained the admiration of their friends and praise from the faculty after rickrolling the entire school via their video system. But something about the story didn’t sit right with me. I was deeply concerned about others trying the same thing and ruining their lives, thanks to the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, and overzealous prosecutors.

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Helping Stop Hitler’s Luftwaffe, The Memoirs of a Pilot Involved in the Development of Radar Interception, Vital in the Battle of Britain

These memoirs are of an RAF pilot involved in the development of the radar-based command and control system that helped win the Battle of Britain. The author’s memoirs uniquely follow the development of a revolutionary new command and control system that was completed Just In Time Most Highly Recommended

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