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All hacking eyes on the prize money at CanSecWest

Nearly $4 million in prize money between Pwnium and Pwn2Own drives more attention than ever to the two hacking contests, as Google crosses the $3 million security award mark.

By March 13, 2014

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PS3 hacker Geohot moves from Facebook to...

Famous hacker George Hotz is rumored to have left Facebook and was recently seen at a Backplane hackathon.

By January 24, 2012

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Judge OKs Sony access to 'Geohot' PayPal account

Sony Computer Entertainment America has been given the go-ahead to access the PayPal account of George Hotz--also known as "Geohot"--to try to establish jurisdiction in a case.

By March 17, 2011

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Geohot now a Facebook employee

The well-known hacker is working at the world's largest social network, though what he's doing for the company is not clear.

By June 28, 2011

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GeoHot gives leftover legal funds to EFF, mocks Sony

Fresh from settling his litigation with Sony, famed hacker gives the remainder of his donation-based legal fund to the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

By April 18, 2011

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Sony and GeoHot settle PS3 jailbreaking case

Sony Computer Entertainment America today announces settlement in case against George Hotz, who hacked Sony's PlayStation 3 to run non-Sony-approved software and, potentially, pirated games.

By April 11, 2011

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Anonymous threatens Sony over Geohot suit

The infamous hacking organization Anonymous is reportedly turning its attention to Sony following the company's legal battle with alleged PS3 hacker Geohot.

By April 4, 2011

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Apple parts ways with hacker famous for iPhone jailbreaking

Nicholas Allegra, who was hired last year after gaining fame at JailBreakMe, was let go after not responding to an e-mail offering to extend his employment.

By October 18, 2012

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Sony: PS3 hacker GeoHot fled to South America

Sony says PS3 hacker George Hotz has fled the country, but Hotz says he's only on vacation.

By March 23, 2011

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Geohot starts blog, raises cash for legal fees

George Hotz, a self-described hacker caught up in a legal battle with Sony over custom packages on the PlayStation 3, says he has received enough donations to cover his legal fees.

By February 22, 2011