Fatal System Error (book)
First edition cover
|Publisher||Public Affairs Books|
|Media type||Print (Hardback & Paperback)|
Fatal System Error (2010) is a nonfiction work written by Joseph Menn that tells a story of espionage that penetrates the network of international mobsters and hackers who use the Internet to extort money from businesses, steal from tens of millions of consumers, and attack government networks.
Its main characters, the heroes of the book, are Barrett Lyon and Andy Crocker. The book uses the real-life account of the capture of cybercriminals Ivan Maksakov, Alexander Petrov, and Denis Stepanov  to paint the picture of the cybercrime landscape.
- Fatal System Error Web Site
- Public Affairs Books
- WNYC Interview with Joseph Menn
- Fighting Cybercrime, One Digital Thug At A Time