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Recreational hackers 'want fun and notoriety'


Hackers from the online gang Lulzsec have recently gained notoriety for their cyber attacks on state security organisations and big companies.

Professor Peter Sommer, who specialises in cyber security and author of The Hackers' Handbook, looks at the best way to protect your internet interests.

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