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Spring1999 cover image
Volume 16
Number 1
60 pages
Spring1999 back cover image
Quote: "We already are seeing the first wave of deliberate cyber attacks - hackers break into government and business computers, stealing and destroying information, raiding bank accounts, running up credit card charges, extorting money by threats to unleash computer viruses." - President Bill Clinton, the most powerful man on earth, declaring war on hackers in a speech at the National Academy of Sciences, 1/22/99.
Notes: This issue is dedicated to the memory of Walter. August, 1985 to March, 1999.

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Nom de plume Emmanuel Goldstein
Name Eric Corley
Email letters@2600.com
Notes Editor/Owner.

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Page Title Big Time
Synopsis Discusses President Clinton's January 22, 1999 speech (see quote), what it may mean to hackers and what the hacker community should do about it.
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In Best of 2600 book? Yes, page 258, Section 2 (The 1990s: The World Discovers Hackers), Chapter 8 (Pop Culture and the Hacker World)

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