Topiary

UK government launched DoS attack against Anonymous hackers doing the same thing

It’s not just hackers who launch denial-of-service attacks. Sometimes law enforcement agencies do it too.

The United Kingdom is the first Western government known to have conducted such an attack, leaked documents reveal.


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Should the armed forces hire convicted hackers?

If someone had a criminal record for hacking, should they be considered for recruitment by a country’s cyber defence forces?


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Crumbs! Sounds like the law forbids freed LulzSec hacker from safely dumping his old computer

The infamous LulzSec hacker Topiary is free, but has been given some restrictions on what he can and cannot do on his computer.


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Opinion: No, the LulzSec hackers weren’t noble

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.


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Jail for the LulzSec hacking gang members

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


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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.


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Hackers threaten revenge if LulzSec hackers are given stiff sentences today

Hackers are threatening to wreak revenge on the authorities if members of the LulzSec gang receive tough sentences in a London courtroom today.


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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.


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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.


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LulzSec hacking suspect denied access.. to his girlfriend

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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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Is Daniel Akerman the LulzSec spokesman Topiary? The video evidence

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


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

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?


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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.


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