Looking Glass by James Strickland

By James Strickland

Taking a look Glass is decided within the now not too far-off destiny, in a gritty, unrefined, shattered North the United States, torn aside by means of civil warfare and terrorism. Hackers and IT safety technicians struggle a distinct type of conflict in our on-line world, the worldwide community we all know at the present time because the web. A serial killer seems during this lethal online game of mouse, and the killer has came across how to use the community to arrive inside of his victim's brains, and use those brains as his weapon. dying is painful and rapid, and there's no security. "Shroud" is the net identify of Dr. Catherine Farro. She is a safety community crew chief for a wide retail corporation. Shroud is a paraplegic, yet within the realm of our on-line world, inside of a sensory deprivation tank and "jacked in" to the community, she is quick, nimble, and ruthless. She is self-described as "frosty" whilst she is busy bringing the struggle to the hackers. Shroud is simply starting her shift while the killer moves for the 1st time. She survives, yet her whole group is useless or lacking. She is exiled from her company assets whereas the corporate to which she has given rather a lot has grew to become opposed to her in a tempest of drawback administration. regardless of the stumbling blocks in her direction, she is bent on vengeance, and her look for the mysterious, nameless killer is fraught with peril and overwhelming odds.

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An old-fashioned viral sneak attack isn't going to stop this customer for long, but I've got a trick up my sleeve. He won't know what hit him. He won't know he's been hit at all. He comes back three seconds later, with new encryption patterns, as expected. He connects right through the I-Link firewall where he did before and right into my trap, a nice little piece of ice I wrote called Ship-in-a-Bottle. The ice gives me a window inside and I can watch him. The intruder jacks into an environment that looks exactly like the I-Link inside net.

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And of course, you can order it in the more traditional format, that artifact of paper, glue, and ink, from a fine bookstore near you. How the story gets delivered to you is now distinct from the story itself, and you can choose the form that makes the most sense for the way you live. No matter what format you choose, though, or even if you’re reading this a hundred years from now, or a thousand years from now, with technology that doesn’t involve eyeballs or even neurons, this is a book. This is a story.

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