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Interview with 'We are Anonymous' author Parmy Olson [PODCAST]

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In this podcast Chester interviews Parmy Olson author of "We are Anonymous" about her thoughts on LulzSec, their sentencing and the Anonymous movement. Parmy also shares some of her thoughts on Firefox OS and other developments from Mobile World Congress 2013.

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 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.

British police issue warning to internet hacktivists

British police issue warning to internet hacktivists

The Metropolitan Police have taken the unusual step of using Twitter to send a message to anyone considering supporting internet attacks against companies and governments.

The warning comes days after the arrest of an alleged hacker suspected of being the spokesperson of Anonymous and LulzSec.

Suspected Anonymous hacker 'had 750,000 passwords', court hears

Suspected Anonymous hacker 'had 750,000 passwords', court hears

Jake Davis, the man suspected of being the Anonymous spokesman "Topiary", has appeared in a London court.

Jake Davis named as suspected hacker Topiary by UK police

Jake Davis named as suspected hacker Topiary by UK police

Jake Davis, 18, from Shetland has been named as the suspected hacker Topiary by British police.

He will appear in court tomorrow.

SSCC 69 - Google+, Facebook facial recognition, Apple iOS SSL flaw and OS X File Vault 2

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David Schwartzberg joined Chet for this week's Chet Chat. David is a specialist in data protection and shared his thoughts on the new File Vault 2 feature in Mac OS X Lion. Dave and Chet also discussed Google+ privacy, Facebook's compromise on facial recognition and the critical vulnerability in Apple's iOS.

Is Daniel Akerman the LulzSec spokesman Topiary? The video evidence

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Watch videos of Anonymous spokesman Topiary and Daniel Akerman Sandberg and decide for yourself if they're the same person.

Topiary: did police arrest the wrong man in LulzSec investigation?

Topiary: Have the police arrested the right man?

Theories spread across the net that LulzSec may be having the last laugh over the arrest of the alleged hacker "Topiary" yesterday.

So, did the police arrest the right man or not?

LulzSec hacking suspect 'Topiary' arrested in the Shetland Islands

LulzSec hacking suspect 'Topiary' arrested in the Shetland Islands

An 18-year old man, believed to be "Topiary" of the LulzSec hacktivist gang, has been arrested by British police in the Shetland Islands, under suspicion of launching hacking attacks against a number of websites.