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US arrests suspected hackers accused of video game piracy

by Joe Warminsky • 2 months ago

Two suspected members of the Team Xecuter organization are in custody, prosecutors say.

Anthem to pay $39.5 million to states in latest settlement over 2015 hack

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The company previously agreed to pay $115 million in connection with the incident.

Snowden agrees to forfeit $5 million from 'Permanent Record' and speeches

by Joe Warminsky • 2 months ago

The forfeited money would be put into “a constructive trust for the benefit of the United States,” according to court documents.

Accused Twitter hacker arrested in Florida; two others charged

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

The suspect, a 17-year-old, was charged with 30 felony counts.

Insurer's huge data exposure draws charges from New York state

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

The complaint is the first action under new Department of Financial Services regulations.

Researchers to Supreme Court: Terms of service violations shouldn't be CFAA crime

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

Researchers worry that corporations' "terms of service" could have too much sway over the implementation of a federal anti-hacking law.

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