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Alleged Silk Road creator indicted on 'kingpin' charges

Ross Ulbricht, who allegedly went by "Dread Pirate Roberts" and operated the black market drug site, is charged with hacking, money laundering, narcotics trafficking, and operating a criminal enterprise.

By Feb. 4, 2014


HTC designer indicted for leaking upcoming mobile interface

HTC's ex-lead designer has been indicted for leaking company secrets, as well as taking kickbacks from suppliers.

By Dec. 29, 2013


HTC employees indicted for leaking trade secrets

The employees also allegedly received $1.1 million from kickbacks and phony expense reports, say reports from The Wall Street Journal and The Taipei Times.

By Dec. 27, 2013


13 indicted in $2M gas station card-skimming scheme

Pump-mounted devices used Bluetooth chips that allowed the thieves to retrieve the data without having to physically connect to the devices, prosecutors allege.

By Jan. 22, 2014


Reuters editor indicted on Anonymous conspiracy charge

Years after the Los Angeles Times Web site was supposedly defaced by Anonymous, the U.S. government goes after a former employee who allegedly gave hackers the company's login and password.

By Mar. 14, 2013


AT&T-iPad hacker indicted, report says

Man accused of hacking into AT&T's servers and stealing customers' personal information was charged with conspiracy to gain unauthorized access to computers and identity theft, according to Reuters.

By Jul. 7, 2011


'Spam king' Wallace indicted for Facebook spam

Fraud indictment accuses Sanford Wallace of breaking into 500,000 accounts to send 27 million spam e-mails on the social network.

By Aug. 4, 2011


Internet poker giants indicted in U.S. crackdown

Indictment accuses offshore companies of laundering money through fake online merchants to circumvent U.S. anti-online gambling law.

By Apr. 15, 2011


Alleged Palin hacker indicted

College student accused of hacking into vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin's e-mail account was indicted Tuesday and has turned himself in to authorities.

By Oct. 8, 2008


Three men indicted in largest U.S. data breach

Florida man accused of stealing credit card data from TJX is among those named in breach involving Heartland, 7-Eleven, Hannaford Brothers, and others.

By Aug. 17, 2009