Masters of Deception: 9 Ultimate Hackers

They can swipe military secrets from miles away, bypass steel doors with a single click, and break into your bank account without breaking a sweat. Magicians? Supervillains? No — hackers!


Since the world went online, tech-savvy people have been taking advantage of the web's twists and turns to get rich and get powerful — or just to see how much of a mess they can make. We combed through the internet's history and found nine hackers who had huge impacts. Read on to see who did the most damage — and then maybe change your wireless password, just in case.

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SimpliSafe blogger extrodaniare Cara Giaimo

Cara Giaimo

A man's home is his castle, as they say, and no matter what kind of castle you have, I'm here to help you fortify it. When I'm not blogging, you can usually find me running, jamming with friends, or making strange types of ice cream.

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