Mitnick still can't use a computer

Summary:Kevin Mitnick's parole office has changed its mind, giving the notorious cracker the green light to lecture, consult and, according a report in the Online Journalism Review, host a radio talk show. He can even write a column for media critic Steven Brill's new Contentville Web site.

Kevin Mitnick's parole office has changed its mind, giving the notorious cracker the green light to lecture, consult and, according a report in the Online Journalism Review, host a radio talk show. He can even write a column for media critic Steven Brill's new Contentville Web site. The one thing he can't do? Read his own column online. Contentville's magazine section editor Michael Hsu says Mitnick's first column will be published within the next month. If Mitnick wants to view the final product, Hsu said, "I'll definitely print it out for him." Full story to follow. -- Mike Brunker, MSNBC

Topics: Tech Industry

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