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Internet criminals: so reliably dumb at hiding their tracks

Aurich Lawson / Thinkstock It's a good thing for the rest of us that so few criminals are truly "masterminds"—and thus end up so easy to find. Case in point: the FBI's arrest,...

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Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 Net News No Comments

Apple Device IDs Leaked by Anonymous Traced to App Developer Blue Toad

Photo: Wired Those Apple device IDs that an Anonymous offshoot claimed to have hacked from an FBI agent’s computer in March appear to have actually originated just weeks ago from the hack of...

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Monday, September 10th, 2012 Net News 1 Comment

Hackers Release 1 Million Apple Device IDs Stolen From FBI Laptop

Photo: Wired The hacker group AntiSec has released 1 million Apple device IDs that they say they obtained from an FBI computer they hacked. The hackers say they actually stole 12 million IDs,...

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Tuesday, September 4th, 2012 Net News No Comments

Hackers Release 1 Million Apple Device IDs Allegedly Stolen From FBI Laptop

Photo: Wired The hacker group AntiSec has released 1 million Apple device IDs that they say they obtained from an FBI computer they hacked. The hackers say they actually stole 12 million IDs,...

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Tuesday, September 4th, 2012 Net News No Comments

All the latest on the unmasking of LulzSec leader "Sabu," arrests

LulzSec mastermind "Sabu" was identified today as 28-year-old Hector Monsegur, who has been working with the FBI since being arrested last summer and pleaded guilty to computer hacking crimes. We're digging into court...

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Tuesday, March 6th, 2012 Net News No Comments