Social Engineer: A Deep Web Thriller #0 (Deep Web Thriller Series)

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Hired by a global pharmaceutical company to test their digital defences, elite hacker, Brody Taylor, applies his computer mastery and repertoire of audacious confidence tricks to penetrate their most secure systems.

Can Brody obtain the secret chemical formula for their latest drug?
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Conquest in Cyberspace: National Security and Information Warfare

Conquest in Cyberspace: National Security and Information WarfareWith billions of computers in existence, cyberspace, ‘the virtual world created when they are connected,’ is said to be the new medium of power. Computer hackers operating from anywhere can enter cyberspace and take control of other people’s computers, stealing their information, corrupting their workings, and shutting them down. Modern societies and militaries, both pervaded by computers, are supposedly at risk. As Conquest in Cyberspace explains, however, information systems and information itself are too easily conflated, and persistent mastery over the former is difficult to achieve.




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The Knuth Number (Comp-Sci-Fi Book 2)

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A teen hacker in Amsterdam marshals an army of botnet computers to compute a 300-digit number with unimaginable power. An investigator for EuroPol is on their tail with help from a cutting-edge software agent. Sparks fly when these two cross wits, and the result sets into motion a new future in this YA technothriller.

Part of the Comp-Sci-Fi series
This story is part of a series of short stories honoring visionaries in computer science. Donald Knuth is known as one of the guiding lights of computer science.
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The Red Web: The Struggle Between Russia’s Digital Dictators and the New Online Revolutionaries

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Half of Russia’s email traffic passes through an ordinary-looking building in an otherwise residential district of South West Moscow. On the eighth floor, in here a room occupied by the FSB, the successor organization to the KGB, is a box the size of a VHS player, marked SORM. SORM once intercepted just phone calls. Now it monitors emails, internet usage, Skype, and all social networks. It is the world’s most intrusive listening device, and it is the Russian Government’s front line for the battle of the future of the internet.

Drawn from scores of interviews personally conducted with numerous prominent officials in in the ministry of communications and web-savvy activists challenging the state, Andrei Soldatov and Irina Borogan’s fearless investigative reporting in The Red Web is both harrowing and alarming. They explain the long and storied history of Russian advanced surveillance systems, from research laboratories in Soviet era labor camps to the legalization of government monitoring of all telephone and internet communications in 1995.
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Invasion of Privacy: A Deep Web Thriller #1

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A serial killer observes his victims from afar . . .
. . . studying their behaviour so that they can be unwittingly lured to their death.

Elite computer hacker, Brody Taylor, attacks an illegal voyeuristic website . . .
. . . stumbling across a killer’s online hunting ground.
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