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Australian police arrest alleged leader of LulzSec hacking group

Australian Federal Police arrest man who reportedly called himself the leader of the hacking group, which has been the target of recent prosecution after a brief hacking run in 2011.

By Apr. 23, 2013


Burger King Twitter account hacked, defaced

Fast-food giant's home page was altered to appear the account had been sold to McDonald's "because the whopper flopped."

By Feb. 18, 2013


CIA Web site down; LulzSec claims responsibility

Intelligence agency's public site inaccessible after the hacking group tweeted that it had taken the site down.

By Jun. 15, 2011


'Topiary' tells all: Prison, activism, and LulzSec's beginnings

The young hacker, who's real name is Jake Davis, opens up about his time in the cyberattack collective.

By Sep. 9, 2013


Anonymous claims hack on security think tank

A series of tweets claim that Anonymous has hacked Stratfor's e-mail and client list, including snagging credit card numbers. Stratfor's site is "undergoing maintenance."

By Dec. 25, 2011


LulzSec hackers plead guilty to attacks on Sony, Nintendo, more

Ryan Ackroyd, Jake Davis, and Mustafa al-Bassam all admit to plotting to hack Sony, 20th Century Fox, Nintendo, and other organizations in 2011.

By Apr. 9, 2013


Samsung Galaxy S4 fondled in China in apparent leak video

A no-holds-barred hands-on with the new flagship Galaxy phone has emerged -- and if this is the real thing, it looks absolutely ginormous.

By Mar. 12, 2013


Anonymous intends to block Webcasts of State of the Union

Hacktivist group says it is unhappy that the president will not be addressing issues such as Aaron Swartz, Bradley Manning, and wireless wiretaps.

By Feb. 12, 2013


LulzSec hackers attack Senate site

The hacking group broke into the Senate's Web site over the weekend, prompting the government to order a security review.

By Jun. 14, 2011


Report: U.S. Senate site hacked again

Those responsible for the confirmed breach have not come forward or been publicly identified so far. However, the same site was hacked over the weekend by LulzSec.

By Jun. 16, 2011