- Name: Clifford Stoll
- Born: 06/04/1950 (70 years old)
Clifford Paul “Cliff” Stoll (born June 4, 1950) is an American astronomer, author and teacher. He is best known for his investigation in 1986, while working as a systems administrator at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, that led to the capture of hacker Markus Hess, and for Stoll’s subsequent book The Cuckoo’s Egg, in which he details the investigation.
Birth Name: Clifford Paul Stoll
School: SUNY Buffalo (BS), University of Arizona (PhD)
Birth Place: Buffalo, New York, U.S.
Clifford Stoll quotes :
When I'm online, I'm alone in a room, tapping on a keyboard, staring at a cathode-ray tube.Clifford Stoll
Treat your password like your toothbrush. Don't let anybody else use it, and get a new one every six months.Clifford Stoll
Data is not information, information is not knowledge, knowledge is not understanding, understanding is not wisdom.Clifford Stoll