On Friday, May 18, students at Boys’ Latin will host Charles Britt, who works in data protection and information security for the CIA. Students will blog about hacking and information security before and Mr. Britt visits campus.

For Students

Learn about hacking...
Use the resource below to find out about hacking. You may also do a general web search on your own!
  1. Computer Hacking (David Stone, 1999, University of Illinois Laboratory High School)

Consider some of these questions or create your own...
  • What is data protection? 
  • What is hacking and who are hackers? 
  • Is hacking unethical? 
  • Are there any circumstances under which hacking should be legal? 
  • How would you punish hackers?

Post your thoughts and questions for others to see...
You can post on this blog by following the steps below. You do not need to create an account. 
  1. Log in to your email account
  2. Open a new email message
  3. In the "To" line type
  4. In the "Subject" line type a TITLE for your post
  5. In the body of your email type your blog entry
  6. At the end of your entry type your FIRST NAME only and grade 
  7. Click "Send"

Click the image below to view a screenshot of the process.