Hackers, Heavies and Heros: Dissent and Control in Cyberworld
36 Pages Posted: 1 May 2012
Date Written: December 19, 2011
The WikiLeaks controversy of 2010-2011 is emblematic of a renegotiating of societal norms about control of and access to information in the digital age, as traditional notions of information sovereignty confront ideals of radical transparency promoted by the hacker ethic.
Keywords: WikiLeaks, hacker ethic, cybersecurity, hacking, Julian Assange, Bradley Manning, information security, leaks
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