TED- Hire the Hackers

TED Talks: Misha Glenny- Hire the Hackers

Check the meaning of these words on Dictionary.com or Wikipedia:

  • anonymous
  • gangster
  • assassination
  • resistance
  • cybercrime
  • malware
  • high life
  • enterprise
  • aka
  • sink or swim
  • fraud
  • seduced
  • vulnerability
  • patch
  • wormhole
  • convicted
  • geek
  • virtual private network
  • hacking
  • moral compass
  • Aspbergerā€™s Syndrome
  • industrial espionage

Now, go to YouTube and watch this video-
TED Talks: Misha Glenny- Hire the Hackers

Now watch the video again and answer these questions:
1. What does the Anonymous video say?
"We are -_-_-_- and -_-_-_-.
We are Anonymous. We are legion.
We do not -_-_-_-. We do not -_-_-_-.
We are the face of -_-_-_- ."

2. Anonymous is a group of -_-_-_-.

3. Which 4 organisations does Misha say have been hacked?

4. Fill in the blanks- "There are -_-_-_- types of -_-_-_- in -_-_-_- -_-_-_- , those that know -_-_-_- -_-_-_- -_-_-_-, and those -_-_-_- -_-_-_- ."

5. "The internet has fashioned a new and complicated -_-_-_- , …, that pits the demands of -_-_-_- with the -_-_-_- for -_-_-_-."

6. Find words from the screenshot at 04:30 to fill in the blanks-

  • e _ _ i _ _ _ _ _
  • s _ _ _ w _ _ _ - _ i _ _ _ _
  • c _ _ _ _ - _ _ b _ _ _ _ _ _

7. What does Misha say the problem is with the way we are spending so much money on cybersecurity?

8. What does the website Carderplanet.com do?

9. How much money did RedBrigade get from ATMs using fake credit cards?

10. Fill in the notes about the 6 hackers Misha interviewed:

Name Nickname Nationality Type of cybercrime
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.
f.

11. What psychological problem is common with many hackers?

12. What does suggestion does Misha make to solve the problem of cybercrime?

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