Kevin Poulsen
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Kevin Poulsen

An award-winning investigative journalist, Kevin Poulsen oversees news and feature reporting at the technology news site Wired.com. Poulsen joined Wired.com in 2005, and for five years served as editor of the Threat Level blog, which under his tenure won the 2008 Knight-Batten Award for Innovation in Journalism, the 2010 MIN award for best blog and both Webby and People's Voice awards in 2011. In 2006, Poulsen conducted a computer-assisted investigation into the presence of registered sex offenders on MySpace, which spawned federal legislation. In June 2010, Poulsen and a co-writer broke the news that the government had secretly arrested a young Army intelligence analyst on suspicion of leaking hundreds of thousands of classified documents to WikiLeaks. He is the author of Kingpin -- How One Hacker Took Over the Billion Dollar Cyber Crime Underground (Crown, 2011).

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    • How One Hacker Took Over the Billion-Dollar Cybercrime Underground
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    The word spread through the hacking underground like some unstoppable new virus: Someone - some brilliant, audacious crook - had just staged a hostile takeover....

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    • How One Hacker Took Over the Billion-Dollar Cybercrime Underground
    • By: Kevin Poulsen
    • Narrated by: Eric Michael Summerer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 8 mins
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