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Firm hires Twitter worm author Mikeyy Mooney

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Mikeyy Mooney, the 17-year old hacker who caused mayhem on Twitter with a series of worms on the micro-blogging website last weekend, has been rewarded with a job in web applications development according to media reports. Frankly, the news that Read more…

More Mikeyy worm madness on Twitter

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What on earth is going on at Twitter? That's the question that many people will be asking after the Easter break, following a wave of cross-site scripting worms that hit the micro-blogging site. After each attack Twitter said that it Read more…

Mikeyy attack hits Twitter users - a bad 24 hours for Web 2.0 security

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The day after messages about StalkDaily swamped the feeds of Twitter users via a cross-site scripting attack, we are seeing another assault on the micro-blogging network - apparently inspired by the suspected author of the previous attack. Thousands of duplicate Read more…

17-year-old claims he is creator of StalkDaily Twitter worm

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A 17-year-old youth from Brooklyn, New York, has admitted that he was the author of the StalkDaily cross-site scripting attack that hit Twitter yesterday. Mikeyy Mooney is reported to have told breaking news website BNOnews.com that he coded the attack Read more…

StalkDaily - Twitter users warn each other of worm attack

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Thousands of Twitter users are warning each other about what appears to be a fast-moving attack affecting the system. Affected Twitter profiles appear to be directing unsuspecting users to the website stalkdaily.com. (Please do not visit this site) (Enjoy this Read more…