Rebels for the System? Virus Writers, General Intellect, Cyberpunk and Criminal Capitalism

@article{ONeil2006RebelsFT,
  title={Rebels for the System? Virus Writers, General Intellect, Cyberpunk and Criminal Capitalism},
  author={Mathieu O’Neil},
  journal={Continuum},
  year={2006},
  volume={20},
  pages={225 - 241}
}
In recent years there have been numerous reports of attacks against computer systems around the world by viruses created by ‘computer hackers’. It is asserted in the media that the time and energy required to assess and repair the damage caused by this malicious software, sometimes known as ‘malware’, is proving increasingly costly to corporations. The seriousness of the threat posed by rogue computer programmers to the economic system seems to be borne out by actions such as that undertaken by… 
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