August 2008

31 August, 2008

MySpace friend collector Tom Anderson started life as a hacker – TECH.BLORGE.com


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MySpace friend collector Tom Anderson started life as a hacker
TECH.BLORGE.com, Australia - Aug 31, 2008
Anderson obviously put his hacking days behind him after getting caught, and twenty years later helped create one of the most visited websites on the

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Teen wouldn't quit his hacking ways, FBI says – Dallas Morning News

Teen wouldn't quit his hacking ways, FBI says
Dallas Morning News, TX - 53 minutes ago
The FBI says he tried to hack his way into the US attorney's voice-mail system in Dallas. He told a witness who planned to testify against his "SWATer"

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30 August, 2008

Area briefs: Hacking heads to Road Atlanta today – Spartanburg Herald Journal (subscription)

Area briefs: Hacking heads to Road Atlanta today
Spartanburg Herald Journal (subscription), SC - 33 minutes ago
Former Spartanburg resident Jamie Hacking is one of 27 riders in the AMA Superbike Championship today at Road Atlanta. This is the next-to-last race weekend

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Axley hacking way up standings, money list – Attleboro Sun Chronicle


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Axley hacking way up standings, money list
Attleboro Sun Chronicle, MA - 1 hour ago
BY DANNY CRANDALL SUN CHRONICLE STAFF Stewart Cink almost holes out from the sand on 18. Deutsche Bank Championship Round 1 at The TPC Boston in Norton.
Minus the playoff beard, Weir ties course record at TPC Boston – Golf ESPN
Weir shaves 10 strokes off par in opening round Providence Journal
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Phishers target salary accounts – Times of India

Phishers target salary accounts
Times of India, India - 13 minutes ago
Even before banks can come up with a solution to hacking of accounts, cyber criminals seem to be coming up with more and more innovative ideas.

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MIT develops network analysis tool – VNUNet.com

MIT develops network analysis tool
VNUNet.com, UK - 57 minutes ago
MIT’s Lincoln Laboratory has developed a network mapping tool that enables managers to track likely hacking routes. The tool, dubbed NetSPA for Network

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29 August, 2008

Al-Azhar Fatwa: Hacking US, Israeli Websites Is Permissible as … – MEMRI

Al-Azhar Fatwa: Hacking US, Israeli Websites Is Permissible as
MEMRI, DC - 55 minutes ago
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Al-Azhar Fatwa: Hacking US, Israeli Websites Is Permissible as … – Middle East Media Research Institute

Al-Azhar Fatwa: Hacking US, Israeli Websites Is Permissible as
Middle East Media Research Institute, DC - 37 minutes ago
According to a report on Islamonline.net, the Al-Azhar Fatwa Committee has issued a fatwa permitting the hacking of American and Israeli websites that harm

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Hacking the competition – Gainesville Sun

Hacking the competition
Gainesville Sun, FL - 1 hour ago
By Karen Voyles Plumbers by the dozen, along with several other tradesmen, spent their lunch hour Thursday gathered around Joey Robinson, each trying to

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County Transit Worker Jailed For Hacking Computers – CBS 4

County Transit Worker Jailed For Hacking Computers
CBS 4, FL - 1 hour ago
MIAMI (CBS4) ― A Miami-Dade transit employee has been jailed, accused of hacking into the county's computer systems, in order to snoop on co-workers without

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ISACA says Limewire hacking case highlights dangers of file-sharing – PublicTechnology.net

ISACA says Limewire hacking case highlights dangers of file-sharing
PublicTechnology.net, UK - 1 hour ago
ISACA, an association serving more than 86000 IT governance professionals, says that a significant court case in the United States, in which a 19-year-old

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Hackers attack Iraq vulnerable to cybercrime – USA Today

Hackers attack Iraq vulnerable to cybercrime
USA Today - 55 minutes ago
"We could have the most powerful anti-hacking force in the world, but we'd still have no computers, so we couldn't do anything," says Ali Hussein,

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Pentagon-hacking UFO hunter loses extradition appeal – ABC Online


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Pentagon-hacking UFO hunter loses extradition appeal
ABC Online, Australia - 40 minutes ago
By Europe correspondent Emma Alberici A British computer expert who hacked into dozens of US military computers has lost his appeal against extradition in
Court approves extradition of Briton who hacked US military computers The Canadian Press
UK Man Can Be Extradited for Hacking US Computers (Update2) Bloomberg
Hacker McKinnon loses appeal against extradition to US guardian.co.uk
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28 August, 2008

Intridea to Deliver Renegade's Guide to Hacking Rails at RailsConf … – MarketWatch

Intridea to Deliver Renegade's Guide to Hacking Rails at RailsConf
MarketWatch - 1 hour ago
The far-reaching half-day tutorial will give intermediate and advanced Rails developers a crash course in hacking and extending Rails internals.

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British hacker Gary McKinnon in final appeal to Home Secretary … – Times Online


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British hacker Gary McKinnon in final appeal to Home Secretary
Times Online, UK - Aug 28, 2008
A UFO fanatic who hacked into top secret US military computers today appealed to the Home Secretary to stop his extradition after losing a last-ditch legal
Hacker appeals to home secretary BBC News
Asperger’s Added to British Hacker’s Defense New York Times
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UK Man Can Be Extradited for Hacking US Computers (Update2) – Bloomberg

UK Man Can Be Extradited for Hacking US Computers (Update2)
Bloomberg - Aug 28, 2008
By Heather Smith Aug. 28 (Bloomberg) — Gary McKinnon, the British hacker accused of infiltrating almost 100 Pentagon and NASA computers in the weeks after

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European Court backs UK hacker extradition – CNN International

European Court backs UK hacker extradition
CNN International - Aug 28, 2008
The US government says McKinnon carried out the biggest military computer hacking of all time, accessing 97 computers from his home in London and costing

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Nasa hacker loses final legal challenge – ZDNet UK

Nasa hacker loses final legal challenge
ZDNet UK, UK - 29 minutes ago
Gary McKinnon has lost his legal challenge against extradition to the US to face charges of hacking Nasa and military installations.

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Court approves extradition of Briton who hacked US military computers – The Canadian Press


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Court approves extradition of Briton who hacked US military computers
The Canadian Press, LONDON - 31 minutes ago
LONDON — The European Court of Human Rights has cleared the way for the extradition to the United States of a British man who hacked into secret US military
McKinnon heads for the last chance saloon Register
McKinnon loses hacking appeal Web User
European Court backs UK hacker extradition CNN International
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McKinnon loses hacking appeal – Web User


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McKinnon loses hacking appeal
Web User, UK - 36 minutes ago
Gary McKinnon, the man accused of hacking into US military computers, has had an appeal against the decision to extradite him to the US rejected.
British hacker loses extradition appeal Politics.co.uk
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McKinnon heads for the last chance saloon – Register

McKinnon heads for the last chance saloon
Register, UK - 23 minutes ago
The Court represents McKinnon's last chance of avoiding extradition to the US to face charges of hacking into military and NASA systems, following the

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Bryan Home Damaged in Fire – KBTX

Bryan Home Damaged in Fire
KBTX, TX - 49 minutes ago
They say firefighters hacking through windows and walls along with smoke pouring out of their their house. When the Bryan Fire Department arrived at the

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"Ethical" Hacking Profession Showcased at the Fall Edition of … – MarketWatch

"Ethical" Hacking Profession Showcased at the Fall Edition of
MarketWatch - 1 hour ago
Hacking for a living and making great money is a reality. Thanks to federal regulations, pen testing (AKA ethical hacking) is basically required by law.

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Iframes Injection Trojan Downloader Virus Hacking Web sites and … – The Market Oracle

Iframes Injection Trojan Downloader Virus Hacking Web sites and
The Market Oracle, UK - 44 minutes ago
On the realization of this we immediately suspended the site whilst we worked on how to cleanse the site of injected code and ascertain who hacked us and

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27 August, 2008

Taiwan busts hacking ring, 50 million personal records compromised – ZDNet Blogs


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Taiwan busts hacking ring, 50 million personal records compromised
ZDNet Blogs - 2 hours ago
As for the people behind this hacking ring, asking for 10 USD per data entry clearly indicates their isolation from the underground marketplace,
Taiwan busts hacking ring Inquirer
Taiwan nails major hacking ring TechRadar.com
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