June 2009

30 June, 2009

Texas man accused of hacking into clinic computers – The Associated Press

Texas man accused of hacking into clinic computers
The Associated Press
DALLAS (AP) — A 25-year-old security guard has been arrested and accused of hacking into computers at a Dallas medical clinic where he worked.
Arlington man accused of planning hacking attackHouston Chronicle
Feds: Man planned July 4 attack on clinic's computersMcClatchy Washington Bureau

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Council to continue hacking away at budget – AZ Central.com

Council to continue hacking away at budget
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Wednesday is the first day of the new fiscal year for Northeast Valley cities and towns, but Scottsdale is still

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'Iceman' pleads guilty to massive computer hacking – Computerworld


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'Iceman' pleads guilty to massive computer hacking
Computerworld
The 6-foot, 5-inch, often pony-tailed Butler, would carry out his hacking activity from multiple locations, including hotel rooms and apartments in San
'Hacker's hacker' from San Francisco pleads guilty in $86 million Tribune Review
Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing Millions Of Credit Card NumbersWPXI.com
Superhacker Max Butler Pleads GuiltyWired News
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review -Philadelphia Inquirer -Register
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VITA Faces Hacking Questions – WTVR


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VITA Faces Hacking Questions
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RICHMOND – Some Virginia lawmakers say they're not getting the answers they need from Virginia's Information Technology Agency or Vita.
Delegate Question Cyber Attack InvestigationNBC 29 News

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Arlington man accused of hacking into Carrell Clinic computers – Dallas Morning News

Arlington man accused of hacking into Carrell Clinic computers
Dallas Morning News
An Arlington man who worked as a contract security guard at the Carrell Clinic in Dallas is accused of hacking into
Feds: Arlington man planned mass attack on clinic's computersFort Worth Star Telegram
Arlington man accused of planning hacking attackDallas Morning News

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Blind Phone 'Swatter' Gets 11 Years For 911 Phone Hacking – Gizmodo.com

Blind Phone 'Swatter' Gets 11 Years For 911 Phone Hacking
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A 19-year-old who was part of a swatting group—hacking the phone system to get 911 to respond with a SWAT team to potentially dangerous situations in order

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You Have Spoken: It's OK to Hack Your Smartphone – jkOnTheRun

You Have Spoken: It's OK to Hack Your Smartphone
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Hacking or jail-breaking a smartphone has been around for as long as smartphones have existed, and as we recently discussed, there is an active community

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Arlington man accused of hacking into Carrell Clinic computers 12 … – Dallas Morning News

Arlington man accused of hacking into Carrell Clinic computers 12
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An Arlington man who worked as a contract security guard at the Carrell Clinic in Dallas is accused of hacking into

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A Hacking USB Flash Drive – Walyou


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A Hacking USB Flash Drive
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I bet all you computer geeks and hackers out there have an assorted collection of USB gadgets that helps you freak people out as soon as they lay their eyes

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Juniper pulls ATM hacking presentation from Black Hat – SearchSecurity.com

Juniper pulls ATM hacking presentation from Black Hat
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A Juniper Networks Inc. security researcher who planned to demonstrate a way to hack the software of an ATM at the Black

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At 'Hacking the City,' Tech Crowd Welcomes Big Apps, Questions How … – New York Observer


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At 'Hacking the City,' Tech Crowd Welcomes Big Apps, Questions How
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a group of about 20 good-government advocates, Web developers and general techie types gathered for a special session called Hacking the City.

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Spam & Hackers Exec Who Hacked Friends for Sales Gets Probation – CIO Today

Spam & Hackers Exec Who Hacked Friends for Sales Gets Probation
CIO Today
A sales executive who used personal information to guess passwords, hack into e-mail accounts and listen in on conference calls at his friends' companies

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'Hacker's hacker' from San Francisco pleads guilty in $86 million … – Tribune Review


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'Hacker's hacker' pleads guilty in $86 million fraud – Tribune Review


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'Hacker's hacker' pleads guilty in $86 million fraud
Tribune Review
Federal prosecutors in Northern California charged Vision in 2000 with computer crimes for hacking into Pentagon computer systems.
Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing Millions Of Credit Card NumbersWPXI.com
hacker pleads guilty to federal wire fraud chargesPittsburgh Tribune-Review
Computer hacker guilty in credit card fraudPittsburgh Post Gazette
Philadelphia Inquirer -FOX43.com -Pittsburgh Post Gazette
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Sarah Palin Craves 'Hacking' Justice, Endless Martyrdom – Gawker


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Sarah Palin Craves 'Hacking' Justice, Endless Martyrdom
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The 20-year-old gained entry into Palin's account by guessing the answer to her security question. Then he went public without finding anything really juicy

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2 headed to prison for hacking into phone system – Houston Chronicle

2 headed to prison for hacking into phone system
Houston Chronicle
Prosecutors say Weigman hacked into Verizon computers to obtain identifying information on customers and change or discontinue their service.

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2 Headed To Prison For Hacking Into Phone System – CBS 11

2 Headed To Prison For Hacking Into Phone System
CBS 11
Prosecutors say Weigman hacked into Verizon computers to obtain identifying information on customers and change or discontinue their service.
Notorious phone phreaker gets 11 years for swattingRegister

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Notorious phone phreaker gets 11 years for swatting – Register


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Notorious phone phreaker gets 11 years for swatting
Register
But that didn't stop him from continuing a hacking spree designed to intimidate his enemies and give him access to free phone services.
Blind Hacker Sentenced to 11 Years in PrisonWired News

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29 June, 2009

Britney Spears Gets Hacked and Killed – Actress Archives


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Britney Spears Gets Hacked and Killed
Actress Archives
All three stars' TwitPic accounts were hacked over the weekend, and fake messages were posted to their accounts, including one particularly upsetting one
Britney Spears and Ellen degeneres' Twitpic accounts hackedTelegraph.co.uk
Michael Jackson sparks celebrity death hoax epidemicDaniWeb
Britney Spears is Alive and Well (Bad Hairdo Notwithstanding…Dose.ca
Appscout -KTLA -TechWhack
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China bans online 'gold farming' – CNET News


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China bans online 'gold farming'
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If you were in game and had to deal with these people you'd agree – their constant spamming, and illegal tactics at gold farming (hacking player accounts,

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Superhacker Max Butler Pleads Guilty – Wired News


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Superhacker Max Butler Pleads Guilty
Wired News
Butler admitted Monday that he began hacking banks, merchants and other hackers to steal credit card numbers, then sold them to Aragon.
'Iceman' pleads guilty to massive computer hackingComputerworld
Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing Millions Of Credit Card NumbersWPXI.com
San Fran man to plead guilty in Pa. to credit scamPhiladelphia Inquirer
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review -eWeek -Tribune Review -Register
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All's Fair in Love and Hacking? – Politics Daily

All's Fair in Love and Hacking?
Politics Daily
So the next day he had to explain to his mother, aunts and a few other lovers why some maniac had hacked into his email account and sent a message that

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Hacking Exposed author reveals his security secrets – Computerworld

Hacking Exposed author reveals his security secrets
Computerworld
Just what motivates the bad-guys to hack into a computer or network infrastructure? According to Stuart McClure, vice-president of operations, strategy for

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Sanford Mistress Breaks Her Silence to Defend Another Boyfriend – Politics Daily

Sanford Mistress Breaks Her Silence to Defend Another Boyfriend
Politics Daily
So, of all things, it was this accusation that her ex-boyfriend hacked her Hotmail account that made Maria go public. The New York Times cites this from

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Britney Spears Is Alive, Although Hack Says Otherwise – PC Magazine


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Britney Spears Is Alive, Although Hack Says Otherwise
PC Magazine
Over the weekend, of two high-profile celebrities–Britney Spears and Ellen DeGeneres–had their Twitpic accounts hacked. The South Carolinian company shut
Britney Spears Not Dead, TwitPic Account HackedAppscout
Britney Spears and Ellen degeneres' Twitpic accounts hackedTelegraph.co.uk
Britney Spears, Ellen DeGeneres Twitpic accounts hackedThe Canadian Press
TechWhack -KTLA
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