Cousin Kevin Mitnick, entrepreneur

World’s most famous hacker is suddenly an entrepreneur

If you don’t know who Kevin Mitnick is, then you don’t know jack about cybersecurity. Google him. No point explaining here.

Teenage whiz kid. Phone phreak. FBI’s most-wanted hacker. Black-hat. Fugitive. Prisoner. Citizen, banned from using computers. Rehabilitated white-hat, computer privileges restored. The world’s most famous hacker. Keynote speaker. Trainer. High-profile penetration tester. Author.

Much as you might read up on Mitnick, there’s a blank that needs to be filled in. Entrepreneur.

In a phone interview, the 53-year-old Mitnick - who is usually grilled by reporters on the latest social engineering and hacking techniques - got talking on money, namely his lack of interest in it.

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