Title:
Unauthorized Access
By:
Andrew McAllister
Pages:
311
Rating:
3

Young computer programmer Rob Donovan receives an emergency call from his boss at the First Malden Bank in Boston after the first successful cyberattack in American banking history scrambles thousands of account records. First Malden’s survival is on the line as furious customers and voracious reporters descend on the bank. Rob is part of the team trying to fix the damage, until the FBI charges him with the crime and brings his world crashing down. Facing prison time and the loss of his fiancée Lesley, Rob’s only chance of reclaiming his life lies in cutting through a web of mistrust and betrayal to uncover the startling truth behind the attack.

Unauthorized Access book cover

A very solid debut novel, clearly researched and with enough character distinction to keep the story going. Rob was unfortunately far too stupid to be a hero, but I suppose he may well have been realistically painted. Are graduates that naive these days?

Published by Sean Randall

I am an avid reader, technologist and disability advocate living in the middle of England with my wife, daughter and pets.

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