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Opinion: No, the LulzSec hackers weren't noble

Was the LulzSec hacking gang harmless? Perhaps noble, even?

Graham Cluley argues that it's not cool, or funny, to hack into companies, expose the private information of members of the general public, and to launch denial of service attacks.

Jail for the LulzSec hacking gang members

LulzSec hackers sentenced

BREAKING NEWS: Members of the notorious LulzSec hacking gang have been sentenced at Southwark Crown Court in London.

The LulzSec hackers who boasted they were "Gods" await their sentence

The LulzSec hackers who boasted they were "Gods" await their sentence

Four members of the notorious LulzSec hacking gang, who attacked websites belonging to the likes of the CIA, the NHS and the Serious Organised Crime Agency (SOCA), are due to be sentenced by the UK authorities.

LulzSec hackers plead guilty, admit attacks on CIA, SOCA, Sony and others

LulzSec hackers plead guilty, admit attacks on CIA, SOCA, Sony and others

Southwark Crown Court in London has heard that three members of the LulzSec hacking gang have chosen to plead guilty to charges that they launched distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks against a series of organisations including the CIA and the UK's Serious Organised Crime Agency.

LulzSec informant Sabu rewarded with six months freedom for helping Feds

LulzSec hacker Sabu rewarded with six months freedom for co-operating with Feds

Hector Monsegur, the notorious hacker known as "Sabu," once railed against the establishment. Now he owes his freedom to the good graces of federal authorities, who successfully lobbied for a six month extension on his sentencing.

LulzSec hacking duo plead guilty to string of attacks against US and UK websites

LulzSec hacking duo plead guilty to string of attacks against US and UK websites

Jake Davis and Ryan Cleary have entered guilty pleas to some of the charges against them related to LulzSec attacks on high profile websites last year.

LulzSec hacking suspect Ryan Cleary now faces charges in the USA

LulzSec hacking suspect Ryan Cleary now faces charges in the USA

The sorry saga of Ryan Cleary, now 20 years old and an alleged hacker from the group LulzSec, continues to unfold.

Arrested in the UK, charged, released and then re-arrested, Cleary now faces federal hacking charges in the USA as well.

LulzSec suspect Ryan Cleary sent back to jail - for contacting Sabu

LulzSec suspect Ryan Cleary sent back to jail - for contacting Sabu

Ryan Cleary breached his bail agreement by using the internet..

.. to contact LulzSec leader Sabu (who just happened to be secretly working for the FBI).

LulzSec hacking suspect denied access.. to his girlfriend

17-year-old Brit charged in ongoing Anonymous investigation

A teenage boy from Chester has been charged by British police in connection with a series of internet attacks by the Anonymous hacktivist group.

Meanwhile, another hacking suspect is denied access.. to his girlfriend.

SSCC 65 - FBI scareware arrests, Ryan Cleary/LulzSec, WordPress Trojans and Bitcoin

Sophos Security Chet Chat 41

Paul Ducklin joins Chester this week for Chet Chat episode 65. Chet and Paul discuss the impact of the recent FBI arrests of scareware purveyors, the arrest of Ryan Cleary and LulzSec's latest stunts, Trojanized WordPress plugins and the imaginary world of Bitcoin digital currency.

Ryan Cleary has Asperger's syndrome, court hears

Ryan Cleary 'has Asperger's syndrome', court hears

The hacking suspect, charged with launching a denial-of-service attack against the SOCA website, suffers from Asperger's syndrome and agoraphobia, a London court is told.

Ryan Cleary charged with LulzSec DDoS attack on SOCA and other websites

Ryan Cleary charged with LulzSec DDoS attack on SOCA

Suspected hacker charged with attacks on SOCA, BPI and IFPI websites.

'LulzSec suspect' arrest makes for interesting headlines

'LulzSec suspect' arrest makes for interesting headlines

The arrest of a 19-year-old man suspected of being connected with the LulzSec internet attacks against various organisations has certainly made the headlines. Graham Cluley takes a closer look at the front pages of the UK press.