By Gerald Seymour
There is a brand new chilly struggle raging and its frontline warriors are Russian hackers - gang-members operating freelance for the FSB, successor to the KGB. mammoth thefts of private info, electoral interference, catastrophic disruption of business and social prone, banks, airways, even complete nations disabled - this can be taking place now.
Nicknamed 'Boot' as a result of his obsession with the Duke of Wellington and the conflict of Waterloo, Edwin Coker is a case officer on the Vauxhall headquarters of MI6. while 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 workforce want a 'deniable' handler to bring the explosives around the border from Estonia into Russia and produce the hacker again out. They flip to Merc, an ex-soldier struggling with in Iraq, a gun-for-hire who understands tips to get out of a decent spot. They hope.
From the instant Merc units out to pass the River Narva issues don't visit plan and whilst the hacker's sister turns into concerned, his project turns from tricky to close most unlikely. The scene is determined 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