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Kim Dotcom, Megaupload file-sharing site founder, is starting to see the tables turn in his favor after receiving an apology from the Prime Minister of New Zealand.
Recently an anonymous splinter group, AntiSec, announced that they had hacked an FBI laptop and found a file with more than 12 million Apple iOS UDIDs.
Barrett Brown, a former spokesman for the hacker group Anonymous, was arrested during an FBI raid on his home late Wednesday in Dallas, Texas, officials said on Thursday.
Last week, an arm of hacking collective Anonymous claimed they used a Java exploit and hacked into an FBI agent's Dell computer, thereby lifting around 12 million Apple UDIDs, or unique device identifiers.
While it may be good news for some that the FBI is finally moving away from the relatively ancient fingerprint system to facial recognition, some privacy groups are beginning to wonder how these facial images will be used.
The big news yesterday came from hacker group AntiSec (an arm of Anonymous) about the alleged theft of 12 million Apple UDIDs.
- totally perplexed and mixed up.