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12-year-old Canadian boy admits to hacking police and government sites for Anonymous

12-year-old Canadian boy admits to hacking police and government sites for Anonymous

The fifth grader from Montreal pleaded guilty to DDoS, website defacement and accessing databases by exploiting security holes. He wasn't politically motivated, his lawyer said, and swapped his ill-gotten information for video games.

Computer science student first praised, then expelled for poking around

Computer science student first praised, then expelled for poking around

Within two days of finding and reporting a hole in the college's student portal that would have given out personal info of more than 250K students, the student's subsequent scans incurred the college's wrath.

Were they right to expel him?