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Winter1999 cover image
Volume 16
Number 4
60 pages
Winter1999 back cover image
Quote: "Hacking can get you in a whole lot more trouble than you think and is a completely creepy thing to do." - DOJ web page aimed at kids to discourage hacking (www.usdoj.gov/kidspage/do-dont/reckless.htm)
Notes: Page 42 contains a DOJ letter concerning Kevin Mitnick that is not in the index.

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Synopsis Discusses redboxing, what it is and how it worked so you can understand why it doesn't work in most places anymore.
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Page 45
Pages 1 and a half
In Best of 2600 book? Yes, page 446, Section 2 (The 1990s: The World Discovers Hackers), Chapter 12 (The Changing of the Telephone)

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Phreaking A slang term coined to describe the activity of a subculture of people who study, experiment with, or explore telecommunication systems.    (more..)