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Computers don’t hack themselves.
A 20-year-old hacker faces up to five years in prison after admitting to taking part in the theft of a trove of data on people who had entered Sony Pictures contests, Graham Cluley of nakedsecurity reports.
[credit provider=”LulzSec”] (LOS ANGELES) The hacker group known as LulzSec appears to be back after many months of laying low, claiming to have exposed the accounts of nearly 171,000 members of the military.The group, which in 2011 went after government agencies and companies including the FBI, CIA, Sony and the […]
A group of hackers calling themselves Th3 Consortium and claiming to be affiliated with Anonymous and LulzSec broke into yet DigitalPlaground.com, the third porn site it’s hacked in as many weeks, stealing 72,000 passwords and 40,000 credit card numbers.
In his Twitter postings, the elite computer hacker known as “Sabu” urged followers to resist the U.S. government and its agents.
[credit provider=”wikipedia commons”] This post originally appeared in Global Post.Anonymous claimed credit for shutting down the Vatican’s website today, saying it was an attack on the “corrupt Roman Apostolic Church,” AFP reported.
[credit provider=”Video via Fox”] Law enforcement agencies in the U.K. and the United States arrested five leading members of the hacking group LulzSec Tuesday morning after a months-long investigation.Jana Winter at Fox News reports the arrests were made possible after turning the senior leader, Hector Xavier Monsegur, last June.
[credit provider=”pastehtml.com” url=”http://pastehtml.com/view/bpvygosbp.html”] In its latest strike on the biotech conglomerate Monsanto, hacking group Anonymous published an outdated database of the company’s information and emails, CNET reports.”Your continued attack on the worlds [sic] food supply, as well as the health of those who eat it, has earned you our full […]
[credit provider=”wikipedia commons”] Anonymous have released a call between FBI agents and the UK’s Scotland Yard where they discuss efforts to prevent hacking by groups (such as Anonymous), the BBC reports.The call, made January 17, specifically relates to the arrest of members of the LulzSec community. An email relating to […]
[credit provider=”LulzSec”] Hackers from LulzSec managed to take down the Portuguese Parliament this evening/afternoon according to Zero Hedge, though at the time of writing, the site seems to be back up — http://www.parlamento.pt/LulzSec Portugal seem to be particularly prolific at the moment, just today releasing the personal details of 107 Lisbon […]
The UK’s Metropolitan Police in Scotland have arrested a “19 year old man” that they believe to be the second in command and spokesperson for cyber-activist group LulzSec.The Metropolitan Police believe that the man they’ve arrested went by the alias “Topiary” online. He’s currently being transported to London for questioning.
Sounds like Rupert Murdoch may get even more humbled than he was the other day.