Spies in the Wires

United Kingdom, 1984

TV show
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A documentary about computer fraud. In this program, computer hackers reveal the ease with which they can break into computer systems and the whole issue of computer security is discussed. The history of computer development is also briefly examined, and apparently resulted from the need of Intelligence organisations to crack codes.

Credits

Duration

00:50:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1984

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

016937

Language

English

Subject categories

Crime, Espionage, Justice, Police & Prisons → Crime

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Computers

Television

Television → Television programs

Television → Television programs → Television programs - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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