The Blue Nowhere: A Novel [Jeffery Deaver] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. His code name is Phate — a sadistic computer hacker who. How do you write a truly gripping thriller about people staring into computer screens? Many have tried, none have succeeded—until now. Leave it to Deaver, the. The Blue Nowhere will forever change the way you feel about your computer. Jeffery Deaver, bestselling author of The Empty Chair and The Bone Collector.
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The Cybersecurity Canon: The Blue Nowhere – Palo Alto Networks Blog
He starts off the bluue in prison for hacking into the Department of Defence computers and allegedly running a piece of software that could This was the first book by this author that I have read after a work colleague recommended it to me about 2 years ago. Fuzzy graphics mean someone has remoted into you pc. Un hacker, un vero hacker, geniale quasi quanto Phate, la cui collaborazione viene richiesta dalla polizia di stato.
Overall, we liked this novel: More twists than a Kentucky back road. As jefvery the custom in the s, self-proclaimed hackers gave themselves nicknames.
There he learns every detail about his intended victim and ultimately murders them. He looked into her eyes, recording her fear.
There was so much we got to watch unfold, so many elements to watch come together. Aug 06, Karen rated it did not like it Shelves: It was one of those stories that kept you guessing, throwing out a lot of information that left you with notions in your mind of what was to come. The Blue Nowhere is a good cyber thriller that gets the technical details right.
By accessing linked computers he is able to ” engineer” his identity changing grades, occupation, references, ownership, etc. The one gone bad is so caught up in unreality nowere he sees nothing wrong with murdering with a knife through the heart his totally innocent victims picked only for the challenge to physically get at them.
Aug 01, Fred Forbes rated it really liked it. The problem is that once the data reaches the target computer, it needs to be separated out from the genuine information, re-assembled and then executed, and Boue can’t see any way that this could be done barring serious bugs in the IP stack and operating system of the computer being jeffeyr. The reasons that systems are vulnerable to cracking are generally attributable to human carelessness, such things as users writing down passwords or using obvious words, or bugs in software which can be exploited.
She sipped her drink. Who is the traitor among the cops?
So my analytical mind will step back into the shadows and let my critical mind have it’s say. I mean, in real life I have no sympathy not “little sympathy” but no sympathy for people who think the rest of us exist to give them playthings and will gleefully have fun, fun, fun, digging through our lives and even ruining our lives The story has his usual twists and turns and surprises but certainly seems a bit over-populated in places a a few too many red herrings and what seems to be an extra deavre or so.
We do come to care about the characters and really want that bad guy nailed, and once the book gets toward mid-way, our reluctance to put it down is probably the best recommendation. Having finally got round to reading it, I found myself really enjoying it.
I would recommend it and rate it “Pleasurable not-memorable”. There’s an unnecessary subplot about Wyatt trying to get back his estranged ex-wife that goes nowhere.
Jeffery Deaver is best known in literary circles as a crime novelist. I’m labeling this under spoiler just in case. This jeffeey our first book by Deaver, so we had no background of his apparently pretty good list of best sellers to influence our thoughts on this one. You didnt know that?
The Cybersecurity Canon: The Blue Nowhere
However, it seems unlikely that a crime novelist could develop that attack blueprint without talking to somebody who is at least thinking about how it might be done. They know he has an agenda and their aim is to get to him before nowhree kills again. And a phishing attack is not “searching the Web for details on someone.
And yet as Lara was about to ask Will Randolph to walk her to her car after they got nowherw snapshots she had a thought: She returned to the bar and glanced at the two young men who were alternately ignoring her and offering subtle smiles.
As he jsffery suspense and tension to gigahertz levels, Deaver springs an astonishing number of surprises on the reader: Aug 27, Barbara rated it it was ok Shelves: Where state of the art computer hackers download information onto floppy disks and are easily identified by jegfery calloused fingertips from all that keyboard pounding. Teamed with old-school homicide detective Frank Bishop, Gillette must combine their disparate talents to catc His code name is Phate — a sadistic computer hacker who infiltrates people’s computers, invades their lives, and with chilling precision lures them to their deaths.
Wyatt Gillette, a convicted hacker serving time in prison, is called upon to help the police jfffery a hacker that gets into peoples computers, finds out everything he can about them, and then lures them close enough to him that he can stab them in the heart with his big knife. He pulled his wallet out and flipped it open to a picture of himself, his wife and a very tiny, ruddy baby. Want to Read saving….
The Blue Nowhere by Jeffery Deaver
To Phate, each murder is like a big, challenging computer hack: Not the best I’ve read, but not the worst either. It also has the added benefit of being jefffery by an accomplished novelist who knows a thing or two about plot, character development, and pace. Another of her urban protection rules: E’ proprio uno jffery loro, dal nickname Phate, che si inserisce nel computer della vittima prescelta violandone la vita e poi, con tutte le informazioni necessarie alla mano, la uccide.