Kevin Mitnick has died

Kevin David Mitnick, a renowned figure in the world of hacking, has passed away after a brave battle with pancreatic cancer. His wife, Kimberley Mitnick, stood by his side during his 14-month ordeal and is currently pregnant with their first child. Kevin’s life was marked by both controversy and unique accomplishments. From a mischievous child interested in magic tricks to a skilled hacker and author, Kevin’s journey was like a fiction story. After serving time in prison and being on the FBI’s Most Wanted List, he reinvented himself as a White Hat hacker and made significant contributions to cybersecurity. Kevin’s impact on the hacking community and his friends cannot be understated, and he will be deeply missed.

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