Phiber Optik

IRL Name: 
Mark Abene

Mark Abene (born 1972), better known by his pseudonym Phiber Optik, is a computer security hacker from New York City. Phiber Optik was once a member of the Hacker Groups Legion of Doom and Masters of Deception. In 1994, he served a one-year prison sentence for conspiracy and unauthorized access to computer and telephone systems.


Founded Crossbar Security with fellow LOD member Dave Buchwald, which would go defunct due to the 2001 "Dot Com" bust.

Contrary to popular belief, he did not start the MOD.


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