August 2009

31 August, 2009

Gonzalez Case Demonstrates Legal Chal… – Credit Union Times

Gonzalez Case Demonstrates Legal Challenges in Hacking Cases
Credit Union Times
Prosecutors alleged that Gonzalez and the co-conspirators kept a lot of their data for hacking on a data server they leased in Latvia.

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US credit card hacker’s lawyer says client not ringleader – Reuters


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US credit card hacker's lawyer says client not ringleader
Reuters
The sentence would be among the stiffest ever for hacking. Palomino said it would still be to his client's benefit, since he could have faced life in prison
Accused Master Hacker to Plead GuiltyCredit Union Times
Computer Hacker Gonzalez Gets 15-25 YearsConvenience Store Decisions
Hacker pleads guilty in Mass., charges pending in NJBloggingStocks
WIBW
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US credit card hacker’s lawyer says c… – Reuters


Reuters
US credit card hacker's lawyer says client not ringleader
Reuters
The sentence would be among the stiffest ever for hacking. Palomino said it would still be to his client's benefit, since he could have faced life in prison
Accused Master Hacker to Plead GuiltyCredit Union Times
Hacker pleads guilty in Mass., charges pending in NJBloggingStocks
Florida Man To Plead Guilty To Credit-Card Data TheftWIBW

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Skype tapping program code released – FierceVoIP

Skype tapping program code released
FierceVoIP
Other instances of Skype hacking, such as China's purported monitoring of dissident communication via VoIP programs, gives one pause when considering the

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Accused Master Hacker to Plead Guilty – Credit Union Times

Accused Master Hacker to Plead Guilty
Credit Union Times
Gonzalez, 28, will agree to spend between 15 and 25 years in prison for the hacking attacks on the Dave & Buster's restaurant chain, TJX, BJ's Wholesale
Hacker pleads guilty in Mass., charges pending in NJBloggingStocks
Florida Man To Plead Guilty To Credit-Card Data TheftWIBW

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Nanontron 3000: The iPod Nano Hacking… – Gizmodo.com

Nanontron 3000: The iPod Nano Hacking Lego Robot
Gizmodo.com
and should be able to get through over 23000 addresses a day. Clever. [Nanotron 3000 via Linux4nano via NYC Resistor via Hack A Day]

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Accused mastermind of TJX hack to plead guilty – ZDNet Asia


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Accused mastermind of TJX hack to plead guilty
ZDNet Asia
Among the retailers hacked were TJX Companies (owner of TJ Maxx), BJ's Wholesale Club, OfficeMax, Boston Market, Barnes & Noble, Sports Authority,
US credit card hacker's lawyer says client not ringleaderReuters
Accused Master Hacker to Plead GuiltyCredit Union Times
Hacker pleads guilty in Mass., charges pending in NJBloggingStocks
Convenience Store Decisions -WIBW
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Accused mastermind of TJX hack to ple… – ZDNet Asia

Accused mastermind of TJX hack to plead guilty
ZDNet Asia
Among the retailers hacked were TJX Companies (owner of TJ Maxx), BJ's Wholesale Club, OfficeMax, Boston Market, Barnes & Noble, Sports Authority,
Hacker pleads guilty in Mass., charges pending in NJBloggingStocks

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Hacking Oil Rigs – InformationWeek

Hacking Oil Rigs
InformationWeek
If you think this is hype, and cyber-criminals will stay content hacking servers and databases for your credit card information, and not energy supplies,

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30 August, 2009

Facebook ‘London’ Scam Picking Up In … – Ethiopian Review

Facebook 'London' Scam Picking Up In Intensity
Ethiopian Review
"The hacking mechanisms have not really changed, but the fact that we are on these social networking sites – that's all about being with your friends online

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29 August, 2009

Murdoch son: BBC threatens independen… – The Associated Press

Murdoch son: BBC threatens independent journalism
The Associated Press
Last month, a journalist told a British parliamentary committee that James Murdoch approved an out-of-court payment to settle a controversial phone hacking

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Hackers to plead guilty to TJX hacking – V3.co.uk


Sydney Morning Herald
Hackers to plead guilty to TJX hacking
V3.co.uk
Accused hacker Albert Gonzalez has agreed to plead guilty to masterminding the attack on the credit card data held by TJX and others.
Accused TJX hacker faces 15 to 20Register
Hacker Agrees to Guilty Plea in Massive Data Breach CaseeWeek
Hacker to Plead Guilty in Major Identity Theft CaseWashington Post
AFP -The Money Times
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Snow Leopard security – The good, the… – Register

Snow Leopard security – The good, the bad and the missing
Register
Dino Dai Zovi, who also co-authored the mac-hacking book, and fellow researcher Rich Mogull, CEO of Surosis, agreed that there is no discernible improvement

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Facebook ‘London’ Scam Picking Up In … – CBS13.com

Facebook 'London' Scam Picking Up In Intensity
CBS13.com
"The hacking mechanisms have not really changed, but the fact that we are on these social networking sites – that's all about being with your friends online

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Facebook ‘London’ Scam Picking Up In … – CBS 2

Facebook 'London' Scam Picking Up In Intensity
CBS 2
"The hacking mechanisms have not really changed, but the fact that we are on these social networking sites – that's all about being with your friends online

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28 August, 2009

Fla. man in credit card data theft accepts plea – The Associated Press


Sydney Morning Herald
Fla. man in credit card data theft accepts plea
The Associated Press
In 2003, Gonzalez was arrested for hacking but not charged because authorities said he became an informant, helping the Secret Service hunt other hackers.
Accused TJX Hacker Expected to Finalize Plea Deal by FridayWired News
Accused TJX hacker faces 15 to 20Register
Hackers to plead guilty to TJX hackingV3.co.uk
eWeek -Washington Post -AFP
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Accused mastermind of TJX hack to plead guilty – CNET News


Sydney Morning Herald
Accused mastermind of TJX hack to plead guilty
CNET News
Among the retailers hacked were TJX Companies (owner of TJ Maxx), BJ's Wholesale Club, OfficeMax, Boston Market, Barnes & Noble, Sports Authority,
Fla. man in credit card data theft accepts pleaThe Associated Press
Accused TJX Hacker Expected to Finalize Plea Deal by FridayWired News
Hacker Agrees to Guilty Plea in Massive Data Breach CaseeWeek
AFP -The Money Times -BankInfoSecurity.com
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Accused mastermind of TJX hack to ple… – CNET News


AFP
Accused mastermind of TJX hack to plead guilty
CNET News
Among the retailers hacked were TJX Companies (owner of TJ Maxx), BJ's Wholesale Club, OfficeMax, Boston Market, Barnes & Noble, Sports Authority,
Fla. man in credit card data theft accepts pleaThe Associated Press
Accused TJX Hacker Expected to Finalize Plea Deal by FridayWired News
Hacker Agrees to Guilty Plea in Massive Data Breach CaseeWeek
AFP -BankInfoSecurity.com -Bloomberg
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Fla. man in credit card data theft ac… – The Associated Press


CBS News
Fla. man in credit card data theft accepts plea
The Associated Press
In 2003, Gonzalez was arrested for hacking but not charged because authorities said he became an informant, helping the Secret Service hunt other hackers.
Accused TJX Hacker Expected to Finalize Plea Deal by FridayWired News
TJX Hacker Makes Plea Deal, Faces 15 to 25 YearsBankInfoSecurity.com
Ex-Gov't Informant Takes Plea in ID TheftCBS News
Bloomberg -The Associated Press -Wired News
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Ma denies website hacked – Straits Times

Ma denies website hacked
Straits Times
TAIPEI – TAIWAN'S presidential office on Friday denied reports that its website was hacked by satirists lampooning its slow response to Typhoon Morakot,

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Former cop, wife plead guilty to hacking – Chronicle-Telegram

Former cop, wife plead guilty to hacking
Chronicle-Telegram
ELYRIA — An Amherst police officer and his wife took a plea deal Thursday to misdemeanor charges for hacking into an Amherst police dispatcher's personal

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British Hacker’s Supporters Battle Ex… – Washington Post


Telegraph.co.uk
British Hacker's Supporters Battle Extradition to US
Washington Post
McKinnon has admitted to hacking into 97 US government computers between February 2001 and March 2002. His supporters argue that he should not be extradited
American Civil Liberties Union attacks David Miliband over UK/US Telegraph.co.uk
McKinnon anti-extradition protestBBC News
ACLU supports UK computer hacker fighting US trialThe Associated Press
Daily Mail -Politics.co.uk
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Accused TJX Hacker Expected to Finalize Plea Deal by Friday – Wired News


Sydney Morning Herald
Accused TJX Hacker Expected to Finalize Plea Deal by Friday
Wired News
He was also indicted in New Jersey last week on charges that he hacked into Heartland Payment Systems, Hannaford Brothers, ATM systems located in 7-11
Hackers to plead guilty to TJX hackingV3.co.uk
Accused TJX hacker faces 15 to 20Register
Hacker Agrees to Guilty Plea in Massive Data Breach CaseeWeek
Washington Post -AFP
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Accused TJX Hacker Expected to Finali… – Wired News


Wired News
Accused TJX Hacker Expected to Finalize Plea Deal by Friday
Wired News
He was also indicted in New Jersey last week on charges that he hacked into Heartland Payment Systems, Hannaford Brothers, ATM systems located in 7-11
Man charged in record ID theft case in plea talksThe Associated Press
Lawyer: Alleged Master Hacker is Computer AddictCredit Union Times
High School Library Helped Breed Miami CyberthiefSchool Library Journal

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Accused TJX Hacker Expected to Finali… – Wired Blogs


Wired News
Accused TJX Hacker Expected to Finalize Plea Deal by Friday
Wired Blogs
Last week he was indicted in New Jersey on charges that he hacked into Heartland Payment Systems, Hannaford Brothers, ATM systems located in 7-11 stores,
Man charged in record ID theft case in plea talksThe Associated Press
Lawyer: Alleged Master Hacker is Computer AddictCredit Union Times
High School Library Helped Breed Miami CyberthiefSchool Library Journal

all 158 news articles »

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