75 must-read geek books

The Cuckoo's Egg

What would you do if you discovered a hacker on your network? What if you realized that hacker was tapping into resources at universities, defense contractors, and military bases? In The Cuckoo's Egg, Cliff Stoll recounts how he found, tracked, and eventually captured a hacker in action.

This geek book recommendation is featured in contributor Greg Shultz's TechRepublic article "10 books every IT pro should read."

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