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FBI's Operation Bot Roast II nets additional indictments, sentences

Three new indictments, two guilty pleas, and three sentences were announced today by the FBI.

By Nov. 29, 2007

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Exxon, National Enquirer more deeply loved than Apple?

A survey from ad agency Y&R claims to measure deep-seated emotions. It suggests that brands you mightn't imagine -- yes, like Facebook -- enjoy far more inner-affection than Apple and Google.

By Oct. 8, 2013

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Sentencing of LulzSec double agent postponed

Authorities postpone hearing for Hector Xavier Monsegur, also known as "Sabu," who faces a maximum 124 year jail term for his role in LulzSec hack attacks.

By Feb. 22, 2013

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Two charged in theft of $40K from hacked Subway keypads

The pair allegedly sold point-of-sale terminals preloaded with remote desktop software to load value on Subway gift cards.

By Mar. 17, 2013

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FileSonic disables file sharing in wake of MegaUpload arrests

Digital locker's service can now only be used to upload and retrieve files users personally uploaded.

By Jan. 22, 2012

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IRS remains mum on taxpayers' e-mail privacy rights

The IRS is not answering questions about internal documents showing the agency believes Americans have "generally no privacy" in their e-mail, Facebook chats, and Twitter direct messages.

By Apr. 15, 2013

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Senators to IRS: Don't snoop on taxpayers' private messages

A dozen senators, including Democrats and Republicans, want the IRS to pledge publicly not to snoop on Americans' Twitter and Facebook messages and other correspondence without a warrant.

By Apr. 17, 2013

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IRS chief: We'll rewrite our e-mail search policy

Still unclear is whether taxpayers' other private communications, including on Facebook and Twitter, will receive the same treatment.

By Apr. 16, 2013

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Alleged LulzSec, Anonymous hackers arrested in Ariz., Calif.

Arizona man is arrested on charges of breaking into Sony Pictures Entertainment's computer system and two California men are accused of attacking Santa Cruz County servers.

By Sep. 22, 2011

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MegaUpload substitutes show spikes in traffic since shutdown

People have flocked to other file-swapping sites since MegaUpload was shut down and became entangled in a criminal copyright case.

By Jan. 26, 2012