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Anyone Can Buy The Malware Used To Hack Sony

Anyone Can Buy The Malware Used To Hack Sony

The Sony hack was the worst corporate cyberattack ever, and now anyone with $US30,000 in Bitcoin and the ability to use Tor can buy the type of exploit used to hack Sony on underground cyberweapon websites, according to ex-hacker Jon Miller.

How The Silk Road Trial Set A Dangerous Legal Precedent

How The Silk Road Trial Set A Dangerous Legal Precedent

The Silk Road trial is over. A jury found Ross Ulbricht guilty on all seven charges, including money laundering, drug trafficking, and the “kingpin” charge. That’s not just bad news for Ulbricht, who faces life in prison. His trial has set a dangerous precedent, which could allow law enforcement to…

9 Of The Weirdest Wikipedia Pages We’ve Ever Seen

9 Of The Weirdest Wikipedia Pages We’ve Ever Seen

With the right state of mind, enough time on your hands and a can-do attitude/darkened worldview, your casual Wikipedia browsing can quickly devolve into hours spent amongst the site’s weird, bizarre, and morbidly fascinating black holes. Making it virtually impossible to uncover all of the site’s many dark and dusty…