August 2011

31 August, 2011

Jonathan Ross Says Phone Was Hacked, But Not By News of the World – Hollywood Reporter


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Jonathan Ross Says Phone Was Hacked, But Not By News of the World
Hollywood Reporter
The chat show host says he and his wife's phone numbers, along with his agents and friends, were found by police officers investigating the hacking scandal. LONDON — Chat show host Jonathan Ross has told the BBC Wednesday his mobile phone and those of
Jonathan Ross: I was a phone-hacking victimThe Guardian
Jonathan Ross: 'My phone was hacked by non-News of the World journalists'Digital Spy UK

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New Hacking Group Declares War on Hollywood – Fox News


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New Hacking Group Declares War on Hollywood
Fox News
In March, a slew of female celebrities including Scarlett Johansson, Jessica Alba and Christina Aguilera were being targeted by a hacking ring being investigated by the FBI. A new hacking group was sending shockwaves through Hollywood Wednesday after
Hollywood leaks: the new hacking threat to celebsFirst Post
New Hacking Group "Hollywood Leaks" Claims First Celebrity Victims: Kreayshawn DailyFill.com
Naked photos of celebrities, A-list phone numbers and top secret scripts: The Daily Mail
The Next Web -Opposing Views -TruthDive
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LulzSec hacker needs a… chaperone? – TG Daily


Daily Mail
LulzSec hacker needs a… chaperone?
TG Daily
A British teenager accused of hacking the website of the Serious Organised Crime Agency cannot visit his 19-year-old girlfriend without a chaperone. Ryan Cleary – who was charged with various computer related crimes in June – can only leave home with a
Teenage 'LulzSec hacker' accused of attacking websites is banned from seeing Daily Mail
Jake Davis must make plea in JanuaryShetland News
Two British teenagers in court over charge of hacking major websitesIrish Times
The Guardian -The Press Association -Scottish Daily Record
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News Corp. Pressed with Allegations – Zacks.com


Telegraph.co.uk
News Corp. Pressed with Allegations
Zacks.com
On account of the recent phone hacking scandal, New York State's comptroller discarded a $27 million contract involving the New York State Education Department and News Corporation's (NWSA – Analyst Report) education arm, Wireless Generation,
Phone hacking: News Corp loses £17 million contract with New York education Telegraph.co.uk
State Kills $27 Million Schools Deal With News CorpGothamist
Hacking scandal in London kills News Corp education contract in the USThe Drum
EducationInvestor
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Hollywood leaks: the new hacking threat to celebs – First Post


New York Daily News
Hollywood leaks: the new hacking threat to celebs
First Post
As she was appearing at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday night, hackers posted nude photos of her on her own Twitter feed to her 300000 followers, prompting her to complain: "My twitter got hacked today by some anti-Hollywood extremists.
New Hacking Group "Hollywood Leaks" Claims First Celebrity Victims: Kreayshawn DailyFill.com
These Hacktivists Target Hollywood …The Next Web
Naked photos of celebrities, A-list phone numbers and top secret scripts: The Daily Mail

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Hundreds of images hacked from Julianne Hough’s phone – Irish Independent


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Hundreds of images hacked from Julianne Hough's phone
Irish Independent
The infamous Hollywood Leaks group is rumoured to be responsible for hacking Julianne's phone. They have cracked the emails of Hollywood actors and posted cell phone numbers of about a dozen celebrities online including Miley Cyrus and Ashley Greene.
Julianne Hough Hacked Photos LeakedGossipCop
Julianne Hough's phone hacked, pictures exposedCarterMatt.com

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Hacking scandal in London kills News Corp education contract in the US – The Drum


Telegraph.co.uk
Hacking scandal in London kills News Corp education contract in the US
The Drum
The phone hacking scandal at the News of the World continues to have unpleasant knock-on effects for News Corp in America. A $27 million contract between Wireless Generation, acquired by News Corp just eight months ago, and New York's Education
Phone hacking: News Corp loses £17 million contract with New York education Telegraph.co.uk
State Kills $27 Million Schools Deal With News CorpGothamist
News Corp loses $27m education contract in wake of hacking scandalEducationInvestor

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Murdoch mastheads get ‘internal review’ – Sydney Morning Herald


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Murdoch mastheads get 'internal review'
Sydney Morning Herald
''However, I believe it is essential that we can all have absolute confidence that ethical work practices are a fundamental requirement of employment at News Ltd." Meanwhile, the question of when heir apparent James Murdoch discovered hacking was not
Phone hacking: judge to question Rupert and James Murdoch under oathTelegraph.co.uk
Rupert, James Murdoch to Testify Under Oath About Phone HackingReuters
Rupert, James Murdoch to testify under oath about News Corp. phone-hacking scandalNew York Daily News
BusinessWeek -TNT Magazine -The Hindu
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New York Hedge Fund Manager Claims His Wife Hacked His Computer And Stole … – Forbes

New York Hedge Fund Manager Claims His Wife Hacked His Computer And Stole
Forbes
David Simon, a well-known New York risk arbitrager, directed his $100 million hedge fund firm, Twin Capital Management, to sue his wife and her divorce lawyers, claiming they hacked into Simon's computer to get their hands on the hedge fund's

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It’s official: Hacking has been gamified – Washington Post (blog)

It's official: Hacking has been gamified
Washington Post (blog)
Hacking Yahoo! earned one member 37.5 million points, propelling the code-wizard to the top of the leader-board. Hackers win more points for more complex attacks. To become ranked, a hacker must insert a certain line of text into a Web site undetected.

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Phone hacking: Journalists’ names won’t be disclosed – BBC News


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Phone hacking: Journalists' names won't be disclosed
BBC News
This round-up of Wednesday's main media stories focuses on the latest developments in the phone-hacking scandal. A court has ruled that the names of News of the World journalists who ordered Glen Mulcaire to intercept mobile phone messages can not be

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WikiLeaks Cyber Attack Controversy Continues – News Tonight


Ha’aretz
WikiLeaks Cyber Attack Controversy Continues
News Tonight
In the meantime, giving his views about the crime, a former American official claimed that the freshly released cables hacking worries over the fortification of sources certainly created a fresh basis of political hindrances and a great level of
WikiLeaks hacked, website crashedUbergizmo

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‘Stuart Kuttner rearrested’ in phone-hack probe – Press Gazette


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'Stuart Kuttner rearrested' in phone-hack probe
Press Gazette
By Press Gazette The former managing editor of the News of the World Stuart Kuttner was rearrested last night by Met officers investigating the phone-hacking scandal, according to reports. The 71-year-old was first arrested on 2 August on suspicion of
Phone hacking: NoW's former managing editor 're-arrested'The Guardian
Former NOTW managing editor is re-arrestedThe Independent
NOTW managing editor rearrested: reportsSydney Morning Herald

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WikiLeaks hacked, website crashed – Ubergizmo


Ubergizmo
WikiLeaks hacked, website crashed
Ubergizmo
The WikiLeaks website did happen to crash on Tuesday in what seemed to be a hacking attempt, coming after the accelerated publication of tens of thousands of once-secret State Department cables raised fresh concerns surrounding the exposure of

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Two British teenagers in court over charge of hacking major websites – Irish Times


Metro
Two British teenagers in court over charge of hacking major websites
Irish Times
LulzSec, otherwise known as Lulz Security, has claimed responsibility for a number of hacking attempts on websites in the United States, including the Central Intelligence Agency, the US Senate, Sony and others.
Anonymous and LulzSec case: police fly to US to gather hacking evidenceThe Guardian
Cases of hacking accused heardThe Press Association
Court hears cases of two suspected teenage hackersAFP
ZDNet UK -PhysOrg.com
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Yellowstone County investigation finds numerous hacking intrusions – Billings Gazette

Yellowstone County investigation finds numerous hacking intrusions
Billings Gazette
An investigation of intrusions into Yellowstone County's computer servers showed numerous hacking attempts but no taking of personal information in the two attacks that were analyzed. A preliminary report by AtaData, a Butte computer company the county

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30 August, 2011

NOTW managing editor rearrested: reports – Sydney Morning Herald


Daily Mail
NOTW managing editor rearrested: reports
Sydney Morning Herald
The former managing editor of the News of the World was rearrested on Tuesday on suspicion of phone hacking and inappropriate payments to police, according to reports. A 71-year-old man was released on bail after being questioned at a London police
Phone hacking: NoW's former managing editor 're-arrested'The Guardian
Former NOTW managing editor is re-arrestedThe Independent
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State Kills $27 Million Schools Deal With News Corp – Gothamist


Telegraph.co.uk
State Kills $27 Million Schools Deal With News Corp
Gothamist
Alas, the lurid phone hacking scandal at a News Corp. tabloid has made the Empire State powers that be rethink things, as State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli announced last week the state was dropping the deal. Critics had objected to News Corp.
Phone hacking: News Corp loses £17 million contract with New York education Telegraph.co.uk

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‘Kuttner rearrested’ in hack probe – The Press Association


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'Kuttner rearrested' in hack probe
The Press Association
The former managing editor of the News of the World has been rearrested on suspicion of phone hacking and inappropriate payments to police, according to reports. A 71-year-old man was released on bail after being questioned at a London police station,
Phone hacking: NoW's former managing editor 're-arrested'The Guardian
NOTW managing editor rearrestedBigPond News

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Teenager charged over Anonymous hacking attacks – The Guardian


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Teenager charged over Anonymous hacking attacks
The Guardian
A number of hacking groups have claimed responsibility for distributed denial of service attacks. Photograph: Getty Images A teenage boy has been charged over online attacks by the international hacking gang Anonymous. The 17-year-old, from Chester,
Boy charged with web hacking attackBelfast Telegraph

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NOTW managing editor rearrested – BigPond News


Evening Standard
NOTW managing editor rearrested
BigPond News
The former managing editor of the News of the World has been rearrested on suspicion of phone hacking. The former managing editor of the News of the World was rearrested on Tuesday on suspicion of phone hacking and inappropriate payments to police,
Phone hacking: NoW's former managing editor 're-arrested'The Guardian
NOTW manging editor rearrested: reportsSydney Morning Herald

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News of World journalists who ordered phone hacking will not be revealed – The Guardian

News of World journalists who ordered phone hacking will not be revealed
The Guardian
The names are critical to the phone-hacking investigation because they could show how far the practice was widespread at the paper, which was closed down by Rupert Murdoch last month, despite consistent denials from its owner News Group Newspapers.

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Could Bill O’Reilly Drag Fox News Into the Hacking Probe? – Forbes

Could Bill O'Reilly Drag Fox News Into the Hacking Probe?
Forbes
Image by Getty Images North America via @daylife Rupert Murdoch is working hard to contain the fallout from the hacking scandal that has engulfed his UK newspapers. His nightmare scenario right now would be the coming to light of anything to suggest

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U.S. Attorney General calls phone hacking report ‘very disturbing’ – Evansville Courier & Press

U.S. Attorney General calls phone hacking report 'very disturbing'
Evansville Courier & Press
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder on Wednesday called a report of possible phone hacking targeting 9/11 victims and their families very disturbing and he assured them in a lengthy meeting that the department is

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Former Anonymous Member Says Hacking “All Comes Down To Lies” – San Francisco Chronicle

Former Anonymous Member Says Hacking "All Comes Down To Lies"
San Francisco Chronicle
He confirms what a lot of security experts know but won't say, because they're often trying to sell a technological solution: the most effective form of hacking is social engineering — getting people to disclose their passwords and other information.

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