“Look, Mom, I Just Hacked Bank of America” – Hacking Scenes from Movies & Tv Under the Microscope.

From The Italian Job to Skyfall, Hackers, and much more, hacking in movies sometimes seems so easy to do. The hero, open up his laptop or even just using his mobile device to get into the most sophisticated systems out there, and in a few keystrokes he/she solve the problem / get what they needed.

However, when you are breaking those scenarios down, you see, that movies, like movies, are all about selling you a fantasy or is it all a valid reality?

Hacker and security researcher Samy Kamkar takes a look at a variety of hacking scenes from popular media and examines their authenticity.