HACKERS IMPEDING INTERNET COMMERCE


I.  Introduction
	A. Website - http://www-inst.eecs.berkeley.edu/~shailen/Hackers/
	B. Types of Hackers
	C. Weapons

II. History
	1970's	Types of hackers
		Telephone Company
	1980's
		Information - Bulletin boards, newsgroups, magazines
		Phone codes
		Programs
	1990's
		Cellular phones
		PBX
		Voicemail
		---
		Types of hackers
		Russian hacker and Citibank
		Extortionists blackmail bank in NY and three in Europe
		World Wide Web sites
 
III.Social Implications
	A. Life of a Hacker
		Computer wizards
		Yippies
		Games --> bulletin boards --> contacts --> telephone bill 
		  --> phone codes --> cracking programs --> selling codes 
		  --> reputaion
	B. General Public
		direct impact 	- email, website
		indirect	- bank, credit card
	C. Business and Government
		PBX
		Voicemail
		Banks, stocks, mutual funds, life insurance
		Websites
		Competition
	

IV. Future
	Transactions
	Internet Commerce

V.  Questions