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Hackers Get A Taste Of Their Own Medicine, Hacked By British Spy Unit
2014-02-06 13:16:20

A unit of the UK's Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), Great Britain's equivalent of the NSA, was discovered to have conducted a cyberattack against the hacker collectives Anonymous and LulzSec, according to documents revealed by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden

UK Sends Four Hackers Associated With LulzSec To Prison
2013-05-17 06:43:29

Four more LulzSec hackers said to have played a part in the June 2011 attacks against Sony Computer Group have been sentenced to up to 32 months in prison. Each of these young hackers pleaded guilty to a host of charges.

LulzSec Hacker Pleads Guilty To Cyberattacks
2013-04-10 08:05:34

A 26-year-old member of the hacktivist group LulzSec has pleaded guilty to one count of computer hacking.

LulzSec Hacker Arrested For 2011 Sony Attack
2012-08-29 12:18:07

A second member of the global hacking collective “LulzSec” has surrendered to US authorities for his help in the 2011 attacks on Sony Computer Corp.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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