Why did Aaron Schwartz commit suicide? What is it like to be Anonymous? How were the operators of The Pirate Bay tracker judged? How was open source born and survived? How does WikiLeaks really work and why does freedom of speech only exist in name? It is unlikely that the films collected here will help you pass the evening after work. They can hardly be called easy. But these paintings contain a lot of interesting data about the inside and the underground of the IT industry. They deserve special attention. Films that tell the stories of real people, tell about the ups and downs of real companies, films that try to analyze the birth of new network phenomena and look at high-profile lawsuits that have affected the entire industry. In order to become a qualified ethical hacker, in addition to the relevant knowledge, you also need to have inspiration. Currently, most of those who are interested in hacking are inspired by the revolutionary work of some hacking groups, such as “Anonymous” (Anonymous), and immediately take up the subject directly.
And if suddenly you still lack inspiration, then the documentaries about hacking and hackers listed in this article will help you get the inspiration you need to become a hacker. After that prepare your system properly, the first thing you need to do is to tear down your Windows OS and install a really serious hacking operating system to finally start your exciting journey into the world of hacking. Also, do not forget that, among other things, a good hacker must know several programming languages. I am sure you will find the following documentaries about hackers and the world of hacking quite informative and fascinating.
This film tells the story of the hacking adventures of the famous hacktivist Adrian Lamo (Adrian Lamo), and also uses them as a microcosm for the macrocosm of the struggle that new trends and thoughts, ranging from criminal to philosophical, face.
This documentary is dedicated to the hacking history of Captain Crunch, Steve Wozniak and Kevin Mitnick.
Pirate Bay – a documentary about The Pirate Bay and its founders. The film was created for 5 years and tells about the life of the three founders of Pirate Bay and the trial in their case in Sweden.
Hacking documentary about two teenage hackers from Melbourne who go by the aliases Electron and Phoenix. The protagonists stole a list of blocked securities and used it to break into one of the world’s most secure computer systems.
The film is a cyberthriller about an unremarkable boy Benjamin who wants to become a superhero. But since the world is still real, instead of a mysterious mask, he chooses a nickname in the Darknet, and instead of the ability to fly, he chooses the ability to crack any passwords.
Films have an ending that is seen differently for everyone.
Сюжет фільму зосереджений на створенні відомої некомерційної організації WikiLeaks, яка за час свого існування отримала (за допомогою хакерських атак та інформаторів) та виклала у відкритий доступ мільйони засекречених документів, наприклад: докази корупції вищої влади Кенії, відмивання грошей керівництвом швейцарського банку, порушення правил банківської діяльності в Ісландії (які призвели до кризи), численні відомості про війну в Іраку та Афганістані. Сценарій був написав за книгою Даніеля Домшайта-Берга “Всередині WikiLeaks: час, проведений з Джуліаном Ассанжем на найнебезпечнішому у світі вебсайті”