By Gerald Seymour
There is a brand new chilly warfare raging and its frontline warriors are Russian hackers - gang-members operating freelance for the FSB, successor to the KGB. colossal thefts of private details, electoral interference, catastrophic disruption of industrial and social providers, banks, airways, even complete nations disabled - this can be occurring now.
Nicknamed 'Boot' due to his obsession with the Duke of Wellington and the conflict of Waterloo, Edwin Coker is a case officer on the Vauxhall headquarters of MI6. whilst a tender hacker falls into his fingers and divulges information of a mystery assembly, Boot conceives a bold plan to strike again - no longer with a working laptop or computer virus of his personal, yet with a bomb that might heavily harm the Russian operation, spreading worry and distrust.
Now Boot and his little staff desire a 'deniable' handler to convey the explosives around the border from Estonia into Russia and convey the hacker again out. They flip to Merc, an ex-soldier struggling with in Iraq, a gun-for-hire who is aware how one can get out of a good spot. They hope.
From the instant Merc units out to pass the River Narva issues don't visit plan and while the hacker's sister turns into concerned, his venture turns from difficult to close very unlikely. The scene is decided for a vintage tale of pursuit and evasion and an epic conflict for survival.
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A Damned Serious Business by Gerald Seymour