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Palestinian IT Expert Rewarded For Facebook Hack
2013-08-21 12:54:53

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online This weekend Palestinian IT expert Khalil Shreateh hacked into Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s account on the social network and posted a bug report. Rather than earn the $500 promised him by the social network for reporting a security flaw, Facebook suspended his account without any reward. Today Shreateh is $11,305 richer after other security experts gave to a campaign to reward him for his hard work. After hearing about...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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