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Nation-State Hacking | Tomversations: Episode 15


Hacking is just something that bored kids do, right? Or maybe it’s the enterprising rebel that wants to change the world. No, it has to be the gang of criminals infecting systems with ransomware trying to make a quick buck and stay one step ahead of law enforcement. What if it’s someone acting on behalf of a country?

In this episode of Tomversations, we look at the rise of hacking backed by the power of a nation and how it has been used over time to gather intelligence, disrupt operations, and even for good old-fashioned revenge. Who are the players? How do they act? And what happens when you get caught in the middle?

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Tom Hollingsworth

Tom Hollingsworth is a networking professional, blogger, and speaker on advanced technology topics. He is also an organizer for networking and wireless for Tech Field Day.  His blog can be found at

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