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Sara Sorcher
Deputy Cybersecurity Editor at Christian Science Monitor
Deputy Cybersecurity Editor at Christian Science Monitor
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We traveled across the country to meet 15 kids under 15 years old fighting off the growing threat of cyberattacks. They are part of a new generation of tinkerers and boundary pushers – who are hunting electronic bugs, protecting school networks, and helping to safeguard electrical grids.

For the best experience, please view on a computer (not mobile) with the sound on: passcode.csmonitor.com/hackerkids

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These are hacker kids. From 8 to 16 years old, they gather at r00tz Asylum, held at the DEF CON hacker conference in Las Vegas, to learn about cybersecurity from professionals and their peers.

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The space-based navigation and timing system faces a growing risk of attack. But there is a simple solution.
http://passcode.csmonitor.com/gps

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In the latest episode of The Cybersecurity Podcast, New America's Peter Singer and I interviewed Cory Doctorow, co-editor of Boing Boing and science fiction author, about the surveillance state and what WWIII might look like. We also talked to DARPA's Dan Kaufman – who runs all its cyber programs – about funding "moonshots" and what it's like to work in an office with ‪#‎ROBOTS‬. For your nerdy weekend listening: 

https://soundcloud.com/newamerica/science-fiction-the-surveillance-state-and-world-war-iii#t=0:00
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