Hacktivists and Insurgency
Lecture no. 7 from the course: Thinking about Cybersecurity: From Cyber Crime to Cyber Warfare
Taught by Professor Paul Rosenzweig | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses
Enter the netherworld of hacktivism, or the use of computer hacking methods to stage protests and make political statements. In this lecture, learn to identify and distinguish the “good guys” from the “bad guys” by exploring real-world examples that illustrate the three major types of hacktivists: political activists, cyber insurgents, and mischief makers.